To get to the University of Westminster each morning, I took
the Tube to the Baker Street Station and passed this guy along the way!
The proceedings were emceed by Richard Lee, founder and executive director the society. He has an encyclopedic knowledge of the genre, with an emphasis, as you can imagine, on British writers. Here he is holding up a winner of the Indie award
|A big highlight for me was the interview with the brilliant Lindsey Davis!|
|This debate was hilarious, as each participant tried to convince the audience|
that his or her era was the most interesting--amid much spontaneous and side-splitting banter.
|On Friday and Saturday evenings, we repaired to the nearby|
Hardy's Restaurant for a lovely dinner with long tables that made
conversation easy and just about guaranteed camaraderie.
In fact, the audience won in many ways. I'll come back to this one!