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Date:

Thu 2 June 2022

Time:

3:30pm

Location:

Turner Contemporary, Kent, CT9 1HG

Price:

FREE

Type:

Author Reading

Faber & Vanguard

Vanguard Readings is delighted to be invited once again to run an event at the Margate Bookie. We have held events for the Bookie every year and we are honoured to take part! This year, we are proud to present some of the latest cohort of Faber Academy debut novelists.  
Readers are on alphabetically, reading for around 10 minutes each.

Appearing this year are the actress Susannah Wise, Reuters foreign correspondent Rosalind Russell, food and travel writer Laura Price and Giles Fraser and Hannah Tovey, graduates of the country’s most successful creative writing course at the Faber Academy. Their fiction embraces a number of contemporary themes and genres, from thriller to comedy, and tries to make sense of the extraordinary times we live in.

Readings start at 3:30pm. Free entry, all welcome.

Vanguard Readings, founded in 2011, is a platform for new writers & established authors to perform their work. Vanguard Editions, founded in 2014, is a specialist press with a commitment to diversity in writing and a strong visual identity.

 

Location: Turner Contemporary 
Date: Thursday 2 June 2022
Time: 3:30pm
Price: FREE

 

Adrian Cross

 

Vanguard Readings is delighted to be invited once again to run an event at the Margate Bookie. We have held events for the Bookie every year and we are honoured to take part! This year, we are proud to present some of the latest cohort of Faber Academy debut novelists. Readers are on alphabetically, reading for around 10 minutes each. Readings start at 3:30pm. Free entry, all welcome. Hosted by Adrian Cross, the readers are: Giles Fraser, Laura Price, Rosalind Russell, Hannah Tovey and Susannah Wise. Adrian lives in London and loves Margate. He works in an advisory role with children in care and writes for the Times Educational Supplement and does live music reviews for Gigwise. He was a runner up in The Guardian’s Travel Writing Competition and his fiction has appeared in Dreamcatcher and Unthology 7. A philosophy grad, he’s also completed the MA in Creative Writing at Goldsmiths College. He co-edited the #1 Vanguard Readings Short Story Anthology and is currently working on two novels; an urban comic thriller and a slice of fen noir. He’s a regular compere at the Margate Bookie and enjoys a tipple. Vanguard Readings, founded in 2011, is a platform for new writers & established authors to perform their work. Vanguard Editions, founded in 2014, is a specialist press with a commitment to diversity in writing and a strong visual identity.

About the author...

Hosted by Adrian Cross, the readers are: Giles Fraser, Laura Price, Rosalind Russell, Hannah Tovey and Susannah Wise.

 

Adrian lives in London and loves Margate. 
He works in an advisory role with children in care and writes for the Times Educational Supplement and does live music reviews for Gigwise. He was a runner up in The Guardian’s Travel Writing Competition and his fiction has appeared in Dreamcatcher and Unthology 7.
A philosophy grad, he’s also completed the MA in Creative Writing at Goldsmiths College.

He co-edited the #1 Vanguard Readings Short Story Anthology and is currently working on two novels; an urban comic thriller and a slice of fen noir. He’s a regular compere at the Margate Bookie.

 

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