Saturday 18 October 2014 - Book to the Future In 'Book to the Future' All events 2016Thursday 13 October 2016Friday 14 October 2016Saturday 15 October 2016Book to the Future Events Black History Month poetry trail Date14 - 18/10/2014DescriptionEmbark on an inspirational trail of poetry around the beautiful University of Birmingham campus. Crossing timelines Date18/10/2014DescriptionOwing to unforeseen circumstances, we have had to cancel this event. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. Make the most of your time and stop procrastinating now Date18/10/2014DescriptionBased on the strategies and techniques detailed in her self-help series, Jo Usmar (BA English, 2005), journalist and co-author of the This Book Will series will give you tips on making the most of your time and staying focused. Sleepwalking to war? Britain in 1914 and 1939 Date18/10/2014DescriptionMarking the WW1 Centenary Dr Jonathan Boff will compare preparations for both conflicts and argue that the lessons learned from the First were crucial to survival in the Second. Ben Norris, UK all-stars poetry slam champion Date18/10/2014DescriptionA poetry/spoken-word performance from alumnus Ben Norris, featuring poems read from his newly published pamphlet as well as Slam-style performance poetry The Birmingham Revue of Books Date18/10/2014DescriptionPassion for literature? Our creative writing student society, Writers' Bloc brings you the Birmingham Revue of Books, celebrating and appreciating literature in a light hearted evening of comedy, poetry, theatre, and music.