In case you haven't memorized all your Free The World festival guide, the Cabaret is "a secret world where the strangest things are banned
and preconceptions are blurred.Expect
fast paced laughter, wise words and music from around the world as writers and
performers share their most intimate thoughts, challenge your thinking and make
Not quite sure how they'll take to a blogger scribing everything down in their midst.
If you're coming down, swing by and say hello (not sure where I'll be; look for someone hunched over a laptop or iPod touch). And for those of you elsewhere in the world, check back here from about 9.45pm, to join the show.
Which country has “one of the smallest
volumes of literature in translation (just 2% of books published)”? The UK. PEN’s
events organiser Sarah Ardizzone expands on why we need the Free the Word! Festival
in The Guardian today.