Zadie Smith

Zadie Smith


“…You will have to take liberties, you will have to feel free to write as you like…even if it is irresponsible. ”

— Zadie Smith

Zadie Smith was born in Northwest London in 1975.

She is the author of Swing Time, White Teeth, The Autograph Man, On Beauty, Changing My Mind, and NW. Her new collection of essays, Feel Free, was published in February 2018.


Author Photo Credit: Dominique Nabokov

Event 16: Nick Laird & Zadie Smith talk to John Mullan

Alexander McKenzie Stage

Queen’s Park residents Zadie Smith and Nick Laird read from their latest books and talk about their work and teaching at New York University.  Zadie’s most recent book Feel Free is a collection of essays. Nick’s novel Modern Gods is just out in paperback and his new poetry collection Feel Free is due to be published […]

Fiction Poetry