He’s sold 330 million books in 97 countries and 33 languages. He’s on global bestseller lists the moment a new title hits shelves. His books have been converted into television series and radio shows, adapted for the stage, translated into dozens of languages and made him one of the most recognisable names in fiction across geographical boundaries.
And that’s just the tip of the JeffreyArcher story.
A life peer of the British monarchy. A former Mayor of London. A deputy chairman of the British Conservative Party. Jailed for perjury. Writer of three bestselling prison diaries. And even that doesn’t tell the utterly implausible life story of a man whose own trajectory is more unbelievable than of any character he dreamt up.
And on this night, we’ll dive inside this incredible journey of success, failure and reinvention with the celebrated JeffreyArcher in And Thereby Hangs a Tale.
Algebra, the Arts & Ideas Club brings together a fellowship of people who believe great cities are built not just on infrastructure but a life of the mind; who understand robust and liberal societies need the oxygen of great conversation and nuanced thinking.
At a time when we are increasingly surrounded by rage and noise, Algebra is a live and continuous space for people to come together for a genuine exchange of ideas and exposure to issues; where new seeds could be sparked, fresh perspectives formed, and intelligent connections made.
Algebra – the Arts and Ideas Club is designed to host almost 35 engagements over the year with topline thinkers and practitioners from almost every discipline that impacts human affairs: politics, economy, environment, spirituality, cinema, medicine, science, technology, music, media, literature, the arts, sports, people’s movements, et al.