CITY OF WOMEN
A WEEK OF WORDS, BOOK, PRINT, ART, VOICE
There will a 12 noon reading at Nunns Yard Gallery on the 7th, 9th & 10th. Free to attend.
7th March, Elisabeth Stothers reads Suite For My Father by Melissa Fu, the regional winner of our prose competition.
9th March, Su Squire reads The Wife by Deborah Arnander, the national winner of our prose competition.
10th March, Kate Cox reads extracts from three of the highly-commended winning stories included in our anthology.
Witness artist Clare Jarrett’s making of an installation in response to the winning stories in nearby gallery 13A.
Print to the People free drop-in badge-making workshops, Wednesday 8th March and Saturday 11th March, 1.30 – 4.30pm. Make badges of wonderful women throughout history.
Anthology Launch Event Friday March 10th 6.00 pm - Eventbrite Ticket only - Compere, Guardian-award-winning stand-out stand-up Louisa Theobald, and readings by Kate Harmond Allan, Deborah Arnander , Melissa Fu, Anna Metcalfe and Marianne Picton.
Tickets available for this free event from 25th February from Eventbrite. Click here for the link.
Artist Clare Jarrett talk on making an installation, Saturday, 11th March, Nunns Yard, 12 noon. Free event.
More details on Facebook.
Access info: Nunns Yard gallery is on the ground floor. There is a small step into the lobby area which is approx 4 inches high. There is a toilet but, unfortunately, it isn't suitable for wheelchairs. The launch event on the 10th March will be standing only; no seating provided. Clare's installation in 13A gallery can be viewed from street level through the gallery window.
Su Squire, Kate Cox -
will act as a form of street busker but with words not music. They will read inspirational words written by women at different pedestrianised locations
in the city centre.
12:30 pm @ Chapelfield Plain, intu Chapelfield
1 pm @ Lloyd's Bank, 16 Gentlemen's Walk
1:30pm @ Jarrolds Store, 1-11 London Street
2 pm @ Book Hive, 53 London Street
2:30 pm @ St George's Bridge, St George Street