1 May, 4.30pm, Mansfield Cooper G20

Brian Dillon is a writer, critic and UK editor of Cabinet. His books include I Am Sitting in a Room (Cabinet, 2012), Sanctuary (Sternberg Press, 2011), Tormented Hope: Nine Hypochondriac Lives (Penguin, 2009), which was shortlisted for the Wellcome Trust Book Prize, and In the Dark Room (Penguin, 2005), which won the Irish Book Award for non-fiction. He writes regularly for the Guardian, the London Review of Books, frieze and Artforum. A collection of his essays, Objects in This Mirror, will be published by Sternberg Press in 2013. He lives in Canterbury, and teaches Critical Writing at the Royal College of Art.