Writers Read & Writing Practice and Study – Autumn 2018

Come along and be part of Dundee’s literary scene. Meet writers, poets and publishers over coffee or a drink and be inspired by new creative ideas and great readings…

26 Sept: Poetry Circle @Tonic Café, Nethergate 3pm: Eleanor Livingstone, Andy Jackson & Beth McDonough… writers reading, discussing publishing and writing groups.

26 Sept: Muriel Spark Centenary celebrations in association with Waterstone Book Shop,
Steps Theatre 6pm: Alan Taylor & Kirsty Gunn in conversation about Muriel Spark

10 Oct: Arts Action: Small independent presses, networks & community arts @Tonic Café, Nethergate 3pm

24 Oct: Thrilling Stories @Tonic Café, Nethergate 3pm: Sandra Ireland reading & talking about her new novel, Bone People

25 Oct: Book Launch of Caroline’s Bikini by Kirsty Gunn @The Bookhouse, High Street, Monifieth, 7pm

14 Nov: David Robinson, Columnist, Reviewer and Journalist talks about literary networks. 3pm in Tonic.

14 Nov: Book Launch: THIS: Tay Poems by Jim Stewart @ Toppings Bookshop, St Andrews, 8pm
“THIS serves to establish Jim Stewart, with a single volume, as one of the most significant Scottish poets of the last decade” (WN Herbert, Dundee Makar).

28 Nov: “Live Wire”: Listen to the poetry of Jim Stewart who helped established Writing Practice & Study at the University of Dundee, and hear the latest voices coming through the renowned programme. 3pm in Tonic