Thursday 15 October 2015 - Book to the Future

Events

Finding Inspiration and Taking Chances in Writing

Finding Inspiration and Taking Chances in Writing
Date
15/10/2015 (11:00-12:00)
Description
Join Kerry Hadley-Pryce to explore the writing process and discover how setting and news items can provide inspiration.

Social media for authors

Social media for authors
Date
15/10/2015 (12:00-13:00)
Description
Explore different types of social media, from Twitter and Facebook to blogs and websites

Uncovering literature at the Barber

Uncovering literature at the Barber
Date
15/10/2015 (14:00-15:00)
Description
Join us on this gallery tour to explore the collection through a literary lens, discussing the different ways literature has inspired and influenced artists.

Turning life writing into fiction

Turning life writing into fiction
Date
15/10/2015 (16:00-18:00)
Description
Former Birmingham Poet Laureate and accomplished author and alumna Jan Watts will show you how you can use your interesting life stories creatively in your fiction writing.

Noël Coward and transatlantic style

Noël Coward and transatlantic style
Date
15/10/2015 (17:30-19:30)
Description
Professor Faye Hammill, alumna and Professor of English at University of Strathclyde, will discuss Coward's unique transatlantic style following a special exhibition viewing and drinks reception.

Phenomenal Women

Phenomenal Women
Date
15/10/2015 (18:30-20:00)
Description
The Phenomenal Women collective invites female writers of any age, ethnicity and writing experience to join them on stage performing their works.