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Promotional video from Jam Jar Productions

Jam Jar Productions kindly attended our last event at the Halle and filmed this lovely video for us, they’ll be joining us at the Whitworth in November too. Check it out, and thanks very much JJP!   Advertisements

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Workshop with James Sheard: 18 November 2017

The workshop is on Saturday 18 November at 10.30-12.30 at the Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester. The fee is £20. Please email davidborrott@btinternet.com to reserve a place and for details of how to pay. James Sheard James Sheard was born in … Continue reading

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James Sheard, Kayo Chingonyi & Rebecca Hurst with music from Chetham’s: 18 November 2017

Free reading at the Whitworth Art Gallery on Saturday 18 November at 2.30-4.00. James Sheard James Sheard was born in Cyprus in 1962, and spent his childhood abroad, mainly in Singapore and Germany. As an adult, he spent periods living … Continue reading

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George Szirtes & Caroline Bird with music from ANDCHUCK, 14 October 2017

This is our annual collaborative event with the Manchester Literature Festival. The event takes place Saturday 14 October at 2.30-4.00 at: Hallé St Peter’s 40 Blossom Street Ancoats Manchester M4 6BF Tickets are free but booking is advised (donations welcome … Continue reading

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Hilda Sheehan, Malika Booker, Clare Shaw & Olivia Moore: 16 September 2017

Free reading at the Whitworth Art Gallery on Saturday 16 September at 2.30-4.00. Hilda Sheehan Hilda Sheehan’s debut collection is, The Night my Sister Went to Hollywood (Cultured Llama Press, 2013) She has also published a chapbook of prose poems, Frances and … Continue reading

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Workshop with Clare Shaw: 16 September 2017

The workshop is on Saturday 16 September at 10.30-12.30 at the Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester. The fee is £20. Please email davidborrott@btinternet.com to reserve a place and for details of how to pay. Clare Shaw Described by the Arvon Foundation … Continue reading

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Competition Results 2017

The results are now in and we would like to take this opportunity to thank Michael Symmons Roberts for his excellent contribution to the success of the competition. We would also like to thank all those who entered. The winning … Continue reading

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