Upcoming Events
National Poetry Day: a free online celebration
Thu, Oct 01
YouTube
Oct 01, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
YouTube
Presented in partnership with Nine Arches Press, join Rosie Garland, Greg Leadbetter and Maria Taylor; and the announcement of the new Poets Laureate for Birmingham.
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Poetry in Translation, Breaking the Language Barrier: Online Workshop
Sat, Oct 03
Zoom
Oct 03, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Zoom
Tickets: £30. Play with words and make your own translation of a poem in Spanish, with no knowledge of Spanish required.
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Public Funding for Creative Writers: Online Workshop
Mon, Oct 05
Zoom
Oct 05, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Zoom
Tickets: £30. A 2-session workshop teaching you how to write your application for funding which will help you develop your writing work.
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How Publishing Works: Online Masterclass
Sat, Oct 10
Zoom
Oct 10, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Zoom
Tickets: £20. Find out how to get publishing, what an agent does, and why you need one.
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Telling Your Own Story and Creative Non-Fiction: Online Workshop
Sat, Oct 10
Zoom
Oct 10, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Zoom
Tickets: £30. An online workshop on creative non-fiction to teach you when should you tell the story (and when you shouldn’t.) What can personal stories do that other stories can’t?
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Poetry for Happiness and Joy: Online Workshop
Wed, Oct 14
Zoom
Oct 14, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Zoom
SOLD OUT
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Layla F Saad: Me and White Supremacy
Wed, Oct 14
Crowdcast
Oct 14, 7:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Crowdcast
A live-streamed event presented in partnership with Durham Book Festival
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Laura Bates: Men Who Hate Women
Fri, Oct 16
Crowdcast
Oct 16, 7:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Crowdcast
A live-streamed free event presented in partnership with Durham Book Festival
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Poetry Spa: in partnership with Nine Arches Press
Sat, Oct 17
Zoom
Oct 17, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Zoom
Tickets: £22. The popular Poetry Spa goes online: enjoy a wonderfully inspiring half-day devoted to poetry with Roz Goddard and Ian Humphreys.
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That Killer First Page: Online Workshop
Sat, Oct 17
Zoom
Oct 17, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Zoom
Tickets: £30. An online workshop with short story writer, Paul McVeigh. Learn the tricks to grab your reader's attention from the very first page.
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Alistair Campbell: Living Better
Sat, Oct 17
Crowdcast
Oct 17, 7:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Crowdcast
A live-streamed event presented in partnership with Durham Book Festival
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