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The Story Salon #2

A night of short story readings, conversation & wine


Join us at London’s most intimate literary event, this month celebrating the must-read anthology The Best of British Short Stories 2012. Enjoy wonderful readings from A.K. Benedict, Stella Duffy, Stuart Evers and Nicholas Royle.

Saturday, 29th September

6-8pm at: The Society Club
12 Ingestre Place, Soho, W1F OJF

£5 on the door

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  AK Benedict photo Nicholas Royle photo Stella Duffy photo Stuart Evers photo  

A.K. Benedict

A.K. Benedict is a novelist, short story writer and musician. Her first novel, The Beauty of Murder, will be published by Orion on Valentine’s Day 2013.

Nicholas Royle

Nicholas Royle is a lecturer, novelist, short story writer and the editor of The Best British Short Stories 2012 (Salt). A new collection, London Labyrinth, is forthcoming from No Exit Press.

Stella Duffy

Stella Duffy is a playwright, novelist and short story writer. She is also a theatre director and performer.

Stuart Evers

Stuart Evers’ debut collection, Ten Stories About Smoking, won the London Book Award 2011. Originally from the North West of England, he now lives in London.



Be prepared for some exciting evenings in the months ahead at the same time and venue. On October 27th, we are delighted to welcome Zoe Lambert, Adam Marek, Chris Paling and David Vann. On November 24th, Hanif Kureishi will read and be in conversation with Cathy Galvin. Other readers to be announced.

  Cathy Galvin photo

Cathy Galvin

A journalist, Cathy founded The Sunday Times short story award and has a hard-hat on in the WordFactory.

If you love short stories, let us know what other events and readers you would like to see at The Story Salon. We are keen to provide an environment that brings people together and supports innovation and creativity. Let us know how you would like to be involved and we will keep you informed about exciting new initiatives

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The Society Club

Set in the heart of Soho, this unique bookshop, gallery and cafe is welcoming, elegant and just a little Bohemian. Enjoy rare first editions, the latest publications and some lovely surprises.


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