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Closure Event at Bradford Literature Festival

One day into this year's festival, the Closure: Contemporary Black British Short Stories event  explores the genesis of the anthology, the stories it holds and the tales it tells.

Closure editor Jacob Ross is joined by anthology authors Tariq Mehmood, Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi and Leone Ross in conversation with Emily Zobel Marshall on May 21st at the Bradford Literature Festival 2016.

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Peepal Tree at the NGC Bocas Lit Fest, Trinidad & Tobago

We're thrilled that a number of our writers, and our Managing Editor Jeremy Poynting, will all be present at this year's NGC Bocas Lit Fest - Trinidad & Tobago literary festival.

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Inscribe writers at Crawley WordFest

Check out two of our Inscribe writers at WordFest: Crawley Festival of Words.
Literary Feast
Thursday 21 April, 7.30pm
Crawley Library
Southgate Avenue
RH10 6HG
A feast of bite-sized performances from writers and poets exploring the rich foods of the globe. Odes to mangos, jerk chicken, curry and samosas.

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Peepal Tree Press at the London Radical Bookfair 2016

Peepal Tree Press will be heading off to the London Radical Bookfair on 7 May from 12-7pm. We'll be stocking some of our very best titles for sale on the day. We hope to see you there!

This year's bookfair takes place across three floors of converted warehouse: Ugly Duck, 47/49 Tanner Street, SE1 3PL.

Find out more at the London Radical Bookfair website.

London Radical Bookfair 2016
7 May, 12-7pm
Ugly Duck
47/49 Tanner Street, SE1 3PL.

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Jan Carew book launch event, Guyana, 17 March 2016

Please note time change 6-8 pm!

Join us at historic Moray House in Georgetown for the official Guyanese launch of two exciting and important new books: Carew's memoir, Episodes in My Life, published by Peepal Tree Press, and a collection of poetry Return to Streets of Eternity, published by Smokestack Books.

Speakers will include Joy Gleason Carew, Al Creighton and Nigel Harris, and features a fascinating powerpoint presentation on Carew's life.

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Valda Jackson at Framing the Critical Decade: After the Black Arts Movement

Inscribe writer Valda Jackson will be exhibiting her talents at an upcoming conference, ‘Framing the Critical Decade: After the Black Arts Movement’, being held in Bristol on 21-22 March.

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Peepal Tree writers at Bare Lit festival

A new festival is hoping to shake up the literary calendar and provide talented writers of colour with a fresh platform on which to share their work.

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Peepal Tree authors at Head in a Book, Hull (9 March)

Peepal Tree Press at Head in a Book
Hull Central Library
Wednesday 9 March

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From the Green Antilles

A showcase of new writing from across the Caribbean

Thursday 21 January, 2016, at 6.30 pm
Moray House, 239 Camp Street, Georgetown, Guyana

With fiction and poetry readings by Tanya Batson-Savage (Jamaica), Felene Cayetano (Belize), Richard Georges (British Virgin Islands), Joanne Hillhouse (Antigua and Barbuda), Naijah Imoja (Barbados), Ruel Johnson (Guyana), Jane King (St. Lucia), Shivanee Ramlochan (Trinidad and Tobago), and Kim Dismont Robinson (Bermuda)

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New Closure events for 2016

Closure: A Celebration of the Short Story at Goldsmiths University and Portsmouth Bookfest

Readings from contributors, signings, meet the authors. We hope you can join us! 

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