Chris Power

Chris Power is the author of the novel A Lonely Man (a Washington Post and New Statesman book of the year) and the short story collection Mothers (longlisted for the Rathbones Folio Prize, shortlisted for the Edge Hill Short Story Prize). His fiction has appeared in Granta, The Stinging Fly, The Dublin Review, and The White Review, and been broadcast on BBC Radio 4. He writes for various newspapers and magazines and can sometimes be heard presenting Radio 4’s Open Book. He lives in London.

Past Events

Hay Festival Tales

The Tabernacle, W11
The Tabernacle, W11
Event Featuring

Join us for a special gala event to celebrate the 35th anniversary year of Hay Festival. Writers and performers will share the literary works that have most inspired them

Damon Galgut on The Promise

Online, Via Zoom
Online, Via Zoom
In Conversation
Damon Galgut & Chris Power

Hear Damon Galgut in conversation with Chris Power about his 2021 Booker Prize winning novel The Promise as we celebrate its paperback launch