14 Anthology Launch

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The sophomore edition of Series Two of 14 magazine is now available and features new work from two of Ireland’s greatest living poets, Dermot Bolger and Bernard O’Donoghue. In addition, the magazine includes a feature called platform 14, which is a showcase for under-represented voices from projects supported by community groups and charities across the […]

Homer to Hip-Hop

Former National Poetry Slam Champion, Pete “the Temp” Bearder, brings to life the poetic movements that have shaped history. Find out why wordsmiths have always been vilified, feared and revered, from the ballad singers and Beat poets, to the icons of dub, punk and hip hop. ‘a fantastic piece of work’ (Michael Rosen) ‘A charming wild […]

The Breakup Monologues

The Breakup Monologues front cover

In 2011, comedian and podcaster Rosie Wilby was dumped by email… though she did feel a little better about it after correcting her ex’s spelling and punctuation. Obsessing about breakups ever since, she embarked on a quest to investigate, understand and conquer the psychology of heartbreak. The Breakup Monologues is a love letter to her […]

Careering

Careering front cover

Join us to celebrate the publication of Daisy Buchanan’s newest novel Careering. She’ll be discussing the book with author and journalist Laura Tait. Eternal intern Imogen and superstar editor Harri love their jobs–but their jobs won’t love them back. Careering is a comic novel that examines our emotional relationship with work – the Daily Mail […]

The Mermaid of Black Conch

The Mermaid of Black Conch book cover

Monique Roffey will be heading to Margate to discuss her award-winning novel The Mermaid of Black Conch, in conversation with Caroline Smith. Set on an imaginary Caribbean island, this tantalising tale of disruption brought about by a beautiful stranger brings together mythical elements with the piercing realism of everyday life.   Location: Turner ContemporaryDate: Friday 3 […]