Saturday 18 October 2014 - Book to the Future

Events

Black History Month poetry trail

Black History Month poetry trail
Date
14 - 18/10/2014
Description
Embark on an inspirational trail of poetry around the beautiful University of Birmingham campus.

Crossing timelines

Crossing timelines
Date
18/10/2014
Description
Owing 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

Make the most of your time and stop procrastinating now
Date
18/10/2014
Description
Based 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

Sleepwalking to war? Britain in 1914 and 1939
Date
18/10/2014
Description
Marking 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

Ben Norris, UK all-stars poetry slam champion
Date
18/10/2014
Description
A 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

The Birmingham Revue of Books
Date
18/10/2014
Description
Passion 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.