Tuesday, 20 May 2014

Literature events in May, at the Bluecoat

Thursday, 15 May 2014
Informal meetings for those interested in creative writing, from poetry to short stories.
Tickets: Free, drop in

Book Fair
Friday, 16 May 2014 - Saturday, 17 May 2014
Collectible books and lots of bargains.
Tickets: Free

WOW Festival 2014 presents Spy in the Camp
Wednesday, 21 May 2014
Author Phil Scraton joins author Rob Evans and Janet Alder, campaigning for justice after her brother Christopher Alder died in a police cell. They will be discussing the revelations of deceit and betrayal by the police, unmasking espionage, phone-hacking and privacy violation.
Part of this year's Writing on The Wall Festival: ShellShock. Events take place throughout May, for the full programme please visit writingonthewall.org.uk
Tickets:£5/3          Book:Online

Liverpool Poetry Cafe: An Evening with Owen Sheers
Thursday, 22 May 2014
A rare chance to hear the celebrated Welsh poet, author and TV presenter Owen Sheers read from his award-winning poetry collections. The Blue Book, Skirrid Hill and verse drama Pink Mist.

Saturday, 24 May 2014
Workshops for sharing stories and developing your story-telling technique. www.liverpoolstorytelling.co.uk
Tickets: Donations from £2.50 during session

Bluecoat Literary Walk: Down to the Sea in Ships
Sunday, 25 May 2014
City centre walk exploring seafaring stories from local writers Malcolm Lowry, James Hanley, George Garrett, and J G Farrell and Linda Grant, visiting waterfront places referenced by Melville and others, Gaskell and Masefield.
Tickets: Free, booking recommended

Tickets and Information

0151 702 5324 | info@thebluecoat.org.uk

What's going on in May, at Waterstone's Liverpool One?


Graphic Novel Bookclub: Animal Man and Sweet Tooth
Sweet Tooth: Out of the Woods Volume 1
Monday, 19 May 2014, 6:00PM - 7:00PM

Lunchtime Classics: Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas. Presented by Dr. Chris Williams and Owen Teale
Under Milk Wood: The Definitive Edition
Tuesday, 20 May 2014, 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Teen Book Club
The Fault in Our Stars
Wednesday, 21 May 2014, 6:00PM - 7:00PM

Half-Term Fun With Jon Mayhew!
Jon Mayhew
Monster Odyssey: The Wrath of the Lizard Lord
Tuesday, 27 May 2014, 2:00PM

Meet Francesca Simon & Horrid Henry!
Francesca Simon
Horrid Henry's Krazy Ketchup - Horrid Henry 1
Wednesday, 28 May 2014, 2:30PM

LGBT Bookclub: Other Voices, Other Rooms and Will Grayson, Will Grayson
Other Voices, Other Rooms
Wednesday, 28 May 2014, 6:00PM - 7:00PM

Celebrate The World Cup With John Barnes!
2014 FIFA World Cup Brazi Official Book
Thursday, 29 May 2014, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

An Evening With Liz Kershaw
Liz Kershaw
The Bird and the Beeb
Liverpool One Bridewell, Campbell Square, Liverpool L1 5FB
Thursday, 29 May 2014, 7:00PM
Tickets are £4/3 and available in store or call 0151 709 9820

Further details for all events available: 0151 709 9820