Events

Emily Zobel Marshall at Ilkley Literature Festival 2023

Informal Verse: A Poetry Networking Event
14 October 2023
Venue: Armitage Building
Price: Free
Time: 7-8pm
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Whether you’re trying to break into poetry publishing or simply want to meet with like-minded verse-lovers, this informal networking event offers the opportunity to relax and make new connections in the poetry world over drinks and nibbles. 

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Seni Seneviratne at Ilkley Literature Festival 2023

Seni Seneviratne & Shash Trevett: Out of Sri Lanka
14 October 2023
Venue: Armitage Building
Time: 1.45-2.30pm
Price: £8/6
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Seni Seneviratne, Shash Trevett and Vidyan Ravinthiran’s Out of Sri Lanka (Bloodaxe Books) is the first ever anthology of Sri Lankan and diasporic poetry, shedding light on a long-neglected national literature and exploring topics about migration, atrocities, war, religion, love, art and nature. 

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Merle Collins launching Ocean Stirrings at the University of Maryland

The Department of English and Center for Literary and Comparative Studies at the University of Maryland present a virtual book launch for Ocean Stirrings. Join author Merle Collins as she discusses her book with Antonia MacDonald of St. George's University, Grenada. This event takes place by Zoom on Monday 2 October 2023, starting at noon.

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