Alex Clark

About the Artist

Alex Clark is a critic, journalist and broadcaster who lives in London. She writes on a wide range of subjects for the Guardian, the Observer, the London Evening Standard and the Times Literary Supplement.

It would be no exaggeration to describe Alex as one of the most respected voices on contemporary literature in Britain. She has judged many literary awards, including the 2008 Man Booker Prize, regularly chairs live events and is currently the Artistic Director of Words & Literature at the Bath Festival.  She is also the host of Vintage Podcast, a monthly podcast with author interviews, book news and literary discusssion, for Vintage Publishing.

We are thrilled to be able to welcome Alex to Kenilworth for our 2017 festival.