New Humanist magazine is very pleased to be media partner with this year’s Stoke Newington Literary Festival, a three-day extravaganza in north London featuring many NH friends and contributors, including Suzanne Moore, Josie Long, Stewart Lee, Jonathan Meades, AL Kennedy, Martin Rowson and more.

To win a pair of tickets to the Gala opening evening on Friday 6 June, an Arts Emergency showcase hosted by Josie Long and featuring Mark Kermode, just answer the following question:

  • Who interviewed Josie Long for the current edition of New Humanist?

Please send your answer to, marked “Stoke Newington Literary Festival” in the subject line by 4pm on Thursday 5 June.

Other highlights of the festival include:

Stephen Appleby in conversation with Martin Rowson

Andy Miller in conversation with Stewart Lee

Jonathan Meades: an Encyclopedia of Myself

AL Kennedy discusses her new collection of short stories

Lynn Barber in conversation with Suzanne Moore

Community: Fantasy or Reality? A discussion hosted by New Humanist's editor Daniel Trilling