29 March 2019 is the date on which the UK was to have left the European Union. To mark this the literary festival Passa Porta is staging “Brexit: Goodbye, Hello”, an evening featuring writers and musicians from Britain. The event is being held at Brussels’ Palace of Fine Arts, Bozar. One of the British authors that will be reading from their Brexit-inspired novels is Jonathan Coe. The renowned British author gave an interview to VRT News’ culture editor Lucas Vanclooster.