Writer’s Centre Kingston : Schedule
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2019 / 2020 Term Proposed Schedule, to be confirmed
Oct Thurs 17th – Nordic Poetry Festival opening
Oct Thurs 31st – Celebrating collaboration with Haverthorn Press at The Rose Theatre
Nov Thurs 7th – Celebrating Innovative Literature at Museum of Futures
Nov Thurs 28th - Kingston Camarade at Museum of Futures
Jan Thurs 16th – Celebrating Writers at Risk with English PEN
Jan Thurs 30th – TBA
Feb Sat 8th / 15th TBA – University Camarade V
Feb Thurs 20th – Museum of Futures annual exhibition opening event
March Thurs 12th – Museum of Futures closing : Poem Brut
March Friday 27th - European Poetry Festival opening at The Rose Theatre
#18 January Thursday 24th - English PEN Modern Literature Fest : The Bishop. 2 Bishop Hall, Kingston. 7pm Free.
with Sam Jordison, Ellen Wiles, Gareth Evans, Ghazal Mosadeq, James Miller, Helen Palmer, Adam Baron, Sara Upstone.
#20 February Thursday 21st : Visual Literature Exhibition opening - The Museum of Futures, Surbiton : 7.30pm Free
(The exhibition runs February 19th to March 13th 2019.) with a Camarade reading, presenting multiple new collaborations made by exhibiting poets in pairs.
#22 April Thursday 4th : European Poetry Festival - The Rose Theatre, Kingston : 7pm Free Entry
with Morten Langeland, Jon Stale Ritland, Alessandro Burbank and many more poets from across the continent.
#7 – January Thursday 25th : The Mayo Centre, Kingston a literary event about Forgetting
With Daniel Hahn alongside Meg Jensen and Adam Baron
#9 – February Thursday 22nd : Museum of Futures, Surbiton a literary event about Making
With guest speaker Stella Duffy alongside Ann Hulland and Diego Ferrari.
This event begins our exhibition at Museum of Futures (Feb 22nd - March 21st 2018)
#10 – March Thursday 8th : All Saints Church, Kingston The English PEN Modern Literature Festival
With speakers including Mona Arshi, Dave Spittle, Prudence Chamberlain, Helen Palmer, Adam Baron & more.
#11 – March Thursday 22nd : The Minima Yacht Club, Kingston a performance literature event Poem Brut
With guest speakers Revital Cohen / Tuur Van Balen alongside Harry Man, Lucy Furlong, Sarah Dawson & more.
#12 – April Thursday 5th : The Rose Theatre, Kingston Opening Night of London's European Poetry Festival
With poets Jen Calleja, Max Hofler, and many more.
#16 November Saturday 24th 2018 – The Kingston Camarade : Rich Mix, Venue 2. London : 7.30pm Free Entry
New collaborations in pairs from Kingston Uni students and staff including Nick Foxton, Mark Harris, Alison Baverstock, John Hughes & Mandy Ure, Catherine Humble, Diran Adebayo, Janice Miller, Joanne Addison, Andrew Benjamin.
#4 – November Thursday 23rd : 7pm - Free entry at The Picton Room at Kingston University a literary event about Travelling
With guest speaker Alexander Frater alongside Albery Pellicer and Alison Baverstock.