Holland to chair Society of Authors
14.09.09 Benedicte Page
Historian Tom Holland is to take over as chair of the Society of Authors, succeeding Margaret Drabble.
Meanwhile Nicholas Clee, Graham Joyce, Anne Sebba and Sarah Waters are set to join the management committee, replacing Margaret Drabble, Russell Ash, Nicolas de Lange and Jamila Gavin, who retire.
The changes will become effective this week, with the Society of Authors holding its Annual General Meeting on Thursday.
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