Philip Pullman is to speak in a talk entitled The Golden Compass: A Conversation With Philip Pullman at the Times Centre in New York City on October 30th. This is a limited ticket venue, and it is believed there are only about 400 tickets for this event which are already sold out. This is one of a select number of engagements Pullman is carrying out in North America.
He will also be appearing at Trinity College, University of Toronto on October 26th to partake in a discussion entitled Particles of Narrative, which “will explore the richness of scientific words and concepts for interpreting the power of childrenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s books to engage our minds”. This talk is also sold out.