Melvin Burgess is a widely acclaimed children’s author whose books include the controversial Junk, winner of the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize. His latest book is Kill All Enemies.
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"The Battle of Ideas is a global treasure. Bringing together some of the world's leading thinkers for civil dialogue on an array of topics, the festival is a must-see for those deeply committed to the free exchange of ideas."
Fredrick C. Harris, professor of political science, Columbia University