About the Author

David Cain leads on public engagement for the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Cambridge. He also supports sporting and social history projects across the UK, using literature, art, and oral history to explore our past and how we remember.

Truth Street is his first book. You can read more about David and his work at the Forward Arts Foundation.

He is currently developing a new book that explores the HIV AIDS crisis in the 1980s and how it is remembered today.

The Forward Prizes 2019 Green Room