Speaker(s): Dean Atta, Neil Bartlett, Maureen Duffy | How has literature and performance engaged with changing attitudes since the decriminalisation of homosexuality in 1967? This panel talk about themes of gay identity, both in their own work and the work of other writers, over the last 50 years. <brThis event is organised in association with the Royal Society of Literature (@RSLiterature). Membership of the Royal Society of Literature is open to all. For just £50 a year, or £30 for under 30s, it offers free entry to around 20 events each year. Speakers in 2017 include Alan Ayckbourn, John Burnside, Carol Ann Duffy, Helen Edmundson, Olivia Laing, Hisham Matar, John Mullan, Michael Rosen, Kamila Shamsie, Iain Sinclair and Evie Wyld.