Damian Barr’s Literary Salon

Hosted ByDamian Barr

Damian Barr's Literary Salon tempts the world's best writers to read exclusively from their latest greatest works and share their own personal stories. Star guests include: Jojo Moyes, John Waters, Yaa Gyasi, Mary Beard, Diana Athill and Louis de Bernières - all in front of a live audience at leading glamorous locations world-wide. Our London home is the Savoy. Suave Salonnière Damian Barr is your host.

Produced by Megan Bay Dorman and Russell Finch.


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Dolly Alderton at Salon Online – exclusive excerpt

Salon News – so much better than the real news. October 2020

Welcome to the latest instalment of Salon News! We’ve had so much excitement recently and so many people wanting to hear what we’ve got coming up, so we’ve answered...

SALON EXCLUSIVE: Eliza Clark reads from ‘Boy Parts’

Listen in to the sexy, subversive and hilarious debut from Clark

SALON EXCLUSIVE: Heidi James reads from ‘The Sound Mirror’

SALON EXCLUSIVE: Neil Blackmore reads from ‘The Intoxicating Mr Lavelle’

Enjoy the seductive, decadent and utterly thrilling new book from Neil Blackmore

SALON EXCLUSIVE: SJ Watson reads from ‘Final Cut’

Excerpt from new psychological thriller by writer of ‘Before I Go To Sleep’

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