Poetry as a record, or a map. Poetic practice as protest. Poems as performance.
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Does the idea of writing a grant strike fear deep into your heart?
Come and celebrate the best new writers around– and hear readings from the cream of this year’s EWF crop...
The fifth iteration of our festival favourite, a celebration of the babes that make our lives better.
Four fresh new poets take to the stage and show you what they’re made of.
In her essay Travel Writing and Gender, Susan Bassnet asks: “Is there a way in which travel writing is...
A crash course in writing for performance.
The curious critics from the Level 87 Book Club are here to guide you through their favourite books!
What responsibility do critics have to the authors they write about?