Teju Cole, on Blind Spot and human fragility

Earlier this autumn, acclaimed author and photographer Teju Cole came to Southbank Centre to talk about his new book Blind Spot, in which his images of the contemporary world are accompanied by his lyrical and evocative prose. Listen to the highlights.

Teju Cole: Blind Spot by Southbank Centre

In this discussion with our Senior Programmer for Literature & Spoken Word, Ted Hodgkinson, Cole explores the unexpected connections between the visual world and written word, and offers a guide to seeing in our troubled times. 

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Teju Cole

Each year we welcome a host of writers, authors and international voices to Southbank Centre for London Literature Festival.

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