2023 Festival:
October 16–22

Gabriel Krauze

United Kingdom

GABRIEL KRAUZE grew up in London in a Polish family and was drawn to a life of crime and gangs. Now he has left that world behind, and is recapturing his life through writing. Who They Was, his first novel, was longlisted for the Booker Prize and named a Best Book of 2021 by Time. (UNITED KINGDOM)