The Power of the Sidekick: An Evening with Writer in Residence Rowan Hisayo Buchanan

4th April - 4th April 2017



7.30pm for 8pm

Join Rowan Hisayo Buchanan as she looks to the side of the protagonist, where the sidekick usually stands. Narrators, foils, love interests and more; Rowan will explore the power of sidekicks and how they enhance literary works.

Rowan Hisayo Buchanan is a Japanese-British-Chinese-American author whose writing has appeared in TriQuarterly and the Tin House Open Bar. Her debut novel, Harmless Like You, is about the complexities of identity, art, friendships and familial bonds.

Tickets are priced at £15 which includes a copy of Harmless Like You.

Food for Thought will be open for dinner, which must be booked in advance.

To book, please call 01244 532350 or email enquiries@gladlib.org.

Read Rowan's interview with the Guardian here.