3 December 2018
How did she juggle motherhood with the demands of the White House? How did her childhood growing up on the South Side of Chicago prepare her for life as a First Lady? Find out as Michelle Obama shares her story in front of a live audience at The Southbank’s Royal Festival Hall this December.
The first event of its kind in the UK, Michelle Obama will be discussing her new memoir, Becoming with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the best-selling author of Purple Hibiscus, Half of a Yellow Sun, We Should All Be Feminists etc. The event is being hosted by Penguin Live, and as part of her work in support of young people Michelle Obama will be donating 300 free tickets to secondary school pupils from across London and the UK. The rest will be available to the general public at 10am on Thursday 8 November. Sure to be a sell out, set an alarm for 10am and follow the link below to book.
Ages 14+. Each ticket includes a copy of Michelle Obama Becoming (RRP £25.00, supplied by Waterstones).