Delia Jarrett-Macauley


Late summer and autumn 2016, Delia’s work on Shakespeare continued.

She joined the London Book Fair delegation to China and spoke at The Shanghai International Book Fair and at various events in Beijing, including the Beijing Book Fair’s Cultural Industries Forum. In September, she was filmed for the British Council’s 'Walking the cities' series in Rome. October – Nairobi, Kenya, to work with Storymoja on Intergenerational Storytelling.  

Shakespeare Race and Performance

Delia Jarrett-Macauley, the youngest daughter of Sierra Leonean parents, is a novelist, biographer, academic and broadcaster. Her first novel, Moses, Citizen & Me, received the 2005 Orwell Prize for political writing.