The Waste Land

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the publication of ‘The Waste Land’, the Margate Bookie, in conjunction with Vanguard Readings, is proud to present a live reading of the whole poem by award-winning Faber & Faber poets David Harsent, Richard Scott & Hannah Sullivan. Join us for this unique event.   Location: Turner Contemporary Date: Sunday 5 June 2022 Time: 3:30pm Price: £6   […]

Fiction & Fragments

In our penultimate event, join novelists Jude Cook (Jacob’s Advice, 2020) and Sam Mills (The Fragments Of My Father, 2020) as they discuss their recent books, approaches to fiction and non-fiction, the writing life, and their paths to publication.   Location: Turner Contemporary Date: Sunday 5 June 2022 Time: 2pm Price: £6    

Uncovering Past Lives

Join us as Emily Midorikawa and Samantha Ellis chat about their approaches to writing and about overlooked, ignored, undervalued or widely misunderstood women writers. Join them for a lively discussion about their books on the Brontës, Victorian spirit mediums, literary heroines and women writer friends.   Location: Turner Contemporary Date: Sunday 5 June 2022 Time: 12:30pm […]

Outsiders Welcome

Elise Valmorbida

Creative Writing Workshop   Many situations which in everyday life may be seen as disadvantageous — being different, being alone, being in-between — can be surprisingly advantageous. As a writer, difference is a source of strength. In this unique creative writing workshop, we’ll explore and cherish outsiderness. We’ll ponder, wonder, write and share. All levels […]