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Vahni Capildeo, Rebecca Perry and John Challis, with music from Corey Mwamba: 17 February 2018

Free reading at the Whitworth Art Gallery on Saturday 17 February at 2.30-4.00. Vahni Capildeo Vahni Capildeo’s newest work, Venus as a Bear, is forthcoming from Carcanet in spring 2018.  Previous books include Utter (Peepal Tree, 2013), Simple Complex Shapes (Shearsman, 2015), … Continue reading

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Workshop with Vahni Capildeo: 17 February 2018

The workshop is on Saturday 17 February at 10.30-12.30 at the Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester. The fee is £20. Vahni Capildeo Vahni Capildeo’s newest work, Venus as a Bear, is forthcoming from Carcanet in spring 2018.  Previous books include Utter (Peepal … Continue reading

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Competition 2018: Closing Date 28 February 2018

We are pleased to announce the 6th poetry competition run by Poets & Players, one of Manchester’s leading organisers of poetry and music events. OUR JUDGE FOR 2018 WILL BE PASCALE PETIT   Photo credit: Derek Adams Pascale Petit’s seventh … Continue reading

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Promotional Video from Jam Jar Productions

Thanks to Alex at Jam Jar Productions for putting together this fab video of our last event at the Whitworth:  

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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!  

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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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