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january, 2018

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9sep - 12jansep 92:30 pmjan 12The Writing Room - Creative Writing Course

9oct - 12feboct 92:30 pmfeb 12The Writing Room - Creative Writing Course

6jan6:45 pm- 8:15 pmToo Close Poetry

7jan9:45 am- 1:00 pmIntroduction to Creative Writing

10jan7:00 pm- 10:30 pmSpoken, Not Stirred

10jan8:00 pm- 9:30 pmMigration in Poetry

11jan12:30 pm- 3:00 pmStand by your Nan Performance and Storytelling Open Mic

12jan7:00 pmPaper Tiger Poetry Open Micthird Friday of the month

13jan10:00 am- 1:00 pmYoga & Poetry Workshop: The Creativity of Flow

13jan1:30 pm- 4:00 pmCreative Workshop: Poetry & Mental Health

18jan6:30 pm- 8:00 pmMother Tongues: Multilingual Identities

20jan10:30 am- 4:30 pmWhite Noise

21jan7:30 pm- 9:30 pmJohn Hegley at Torriano Meeting House

23jan - 27marjan 236:45 pmmar 27A Conversation with the Past: Romantics and Victorians

24jan6:30 pm- 8:00 pmPoetry Book Launch: "As Real as Any" by David Amery


25jan - 22febjan 256:45 pmfeb 22Beyond the Self: The Persona Poem

25jan - 22febjan 256:45 pmfeb 22“I’m out of time, I’m Out of F***ing Time!” – Writing from the Queer Archive

27jan2:00 pm- 5:30 pmStand by your Nan - Free Poetry & Storytelling Workshop, plus LIVE performance.

28jan6:00 pm- 10:00 pmMind Over Matter: Poetry Prescribed

28jan7:30 pm- 9:30 pmPoetry at Torriano Meeting House