Friday 14 October 2016 - Book to the Future

Events

Barber Big Draw workshop: THE THING IS...

Barber Big Draw workshop: THE THING IS...
Date
14/10/2016 (10:00-13:30)
Description
Work with visual artist Tom Jones and writer Jacqui Rowe to create your own original piece, combining images and text.

The calm after the storm – maintaining momentum when the excitement is over

The calm after the storm – maintaining momentum when the excitement is over
Date
14/10/2016 (11:00-12:00)
Description
This is a session for those who really, really want to start their writing again but... (and there always is a but!)

Why not try writing non-fiction?

Why not try writing non-fiction?
Date
14/10/2016 (13:00-14:00)
Description
Helen Barrell will explain how a background in writing fiction and poetry might mean you also have the tools to get into print as a non-fiction author.

Oh brave new world – re-imagining Shakespeare for a digital age

Oh brave new world – re-imagining Shakespeare for a digital age
Date
14/10/2016 (14:00-15:00)
Description
A discussion about recent adaptations of Shakespeare that have looked to new technologies for inspiration.

The woman who went to war with Shakespeare

The woman who went to war with Shakespeare
Date
14/10/2016 (15:00-16:00)
Description
Dr Chris Laoutaris will draw from his book 'Shakespeare and the Countess: The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe'.

Macbeth, Macbeth: an illustrated reading

Macbeth, Macbeth: an illustrated reading
Date
14/10/2016 (16:00-17:00)
Description
An unprecedented collaboration between leading Shakespeareans, Macbeth, Macbeth sparks a whole new world from the embers of Shakespeare's darkest play.

Fiction 4 Empathy

Fiction 4 Empathy
Date
14/10/2016 (17:00-18:00)
Description
This event will explore the complicated but important relationship between fiction and empathy.

Book to the Future presents: Holding Baby

Book to the Future presents: Holding Baby
Date
14/10/2016 (19:30-21:30)
Description
Holding Baby is a new play, written by alumna and former Birmingham Poet Laureate Jan Watts..