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Today Su Squire read The Wife, the national winning story from our prose
competition, in Nunns Yard Gallery. The artwork is by Jo Stafford
from Print To The People and is in response to the story written by Deborah Arnander.
Sue Squire readings Deborah Arnander's The Wife
Tomorrow at noon in the gallery Kate Cox will read three
extracts from highly-commended works included in our anthology Words And
Women: Four. The extracts include the start of a non-fiction piece Dear
Shadow by Kate Feld, the beginning of a short story called Sorry
Business by Lilie Ferrari, and another called Private Parts by
Cherise Saywell. For more details see our dedicated blog page IWD 17.
Clare Jarrett's work in 13A
Clare Jarrett & Deborah Arnander
Today has also been Day 4 of Clare Jarrett's residency in 13A which is just down the road from Nunns Yard Gallery. She too is working in response to The Wife and was paid a surprise visit by the story's author Deborah Arnander who dropped in to see her work.