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Forthcoming Events

2014

Sat 1st November, 4.00pm
Aberfeldy Festival, The Birks, Dunkeld Street, Aberfeldy PH15 2DA
The Fields of War
A joint performance by Brian Johnstone & Chrys Salt
Original poetry evoking war and the losses of war: from Flanders to Iraq - from The Blitz to Bosnia
Two award-winning poets combine to present a live event evoking the wars of the past 100 years
Sun 2nd November
The Crown Inn, Hebden Bridge
Arc Ventures Tour: Janne Nummela, Sigurdur Pálsson and Katariina Vuorinen
Sun 2nd November, 2.30pm
The Watermill, Mill Street, Aberfeldy PH15 2BG
Poetry at The Watermill
Reading for Aberfeldy Festival in The Watermill bookshop & gallery
Brian Johnstone reads poems from the new collection Dry Stone Work
Also featuring poet, writer & bookseller Sally Evans
Mon 3rd November
Embassy of Iceland, London
Arc Ventures Tour: Sigurdur Pálsson
Tue 4th November
The Bookhive, Norwich
Arc Ventures Tour: Janne Nummela, Sigurdur Pálsson and Katariina Vuorinen
Wed 5th November
Liverpool University, School of Arts Library
Arc Ventures Tour: Janne Nummela, Sigurdur Pálsson and Katariina Vuorinen
Thu 6th November
Leeds University, School of English
Arc Ventures Tour: Janne Nummela, Sigurdur Pálsson and Katariina Vuorinen
Fri 7th November
International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester
Arc Ventures Tour: Janne Nummela and Katariina Vuorinen
Sat 8th November
Humber Mouth Festival, Hull
Arc Ventures Tour: Janne Nummela and Katariina Vuorinen
Fri 14th November, 7.00pm
James Reckitt Reading Room, Hull Central Library, Hull HU1 3TF
Cliff Forshaw will be reading with Mary Aherne, Ray French, Kath McKay and Malcolm Watson to launch the latest Humber Writers' commission for the Humber Mouth Literature Festival Incoming. The Humber Writers, in collaboration with those who have experienced and survived war and conflict, present an anthology of poems, prose, photos and artwork which responds to these difficult and important issues. Complimentary copies of the book, along with free copies of some earlier Humber Writers' books and films on DVD, will be available on the night.
Fri 21st November, 8.30pm
Ó Bhéal Winter Warmers Festival, Sample Studios Amphitheatre, Sullivan’s Quay, Cork
Arc Ventures Tour: Astrid Alben, Wioletta Greg and Mary O'Donnell
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