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POSTPONED: Quay Voices

Natasha Carthew and local writing talent

UNFORTUNATELY, WE HAVE HAD TO POSTPONE THIS EVENT. A NEW DATE WILL BE RELEASED SHORTLY. APOLOGIES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE. ***** Natasha Carthew is a working-class Country Writer from Cornwall who has written all her books outside, either in the fields and woodland that surrounds her home or in the cabin that she built from scrap…

Wednesday 11 March 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free Event

Meet the writer-in-residence

Natasha Carthew, drop in session (extended session)

This session is for those writers invited to read alongside Natasha at her Quay Voices event on the evening of Wednesday 11th March, allowing time to hone their writing and prepare for the event. ***** Natasha Carthew is an award winning Writer from Cornwall who has written all her books outside. She has written two…

Thursday 5 March 11:30 - 1:00
Free Event

Nature Writing in non-fiction workshop

Quay Words Winter writer-in-residence, Natasha Carthew

Join outdoor writer Natasha Carthew for her Nature Writing in Non-Fiction Workshop, where she hopes to engage with local writers by encouraging you to connect with your environment and inspire you to engage in nature, finding different ways of thinking about wildlife and the landscape that we live in through curiosity, creativity and multi-sensory practice….

Thursday 5 March 10:00 - 11.30
Free Event

Writing Eco-Fiction workshop

Quay Words Winter writer-in-residence, Natasha Carthew

During this workshop for all abilities, Natasha will discuss what it means to write what is perceived as an ecological novel and what part writing and reading such a novel plays in reawakening our senses to the natural world. The central theme of this workshop is connection to the wild places that surround us no…

Thursday 27 February 10:00 - 11.30
Free Event

Meet the writer-in-residence

Natasha Carthew, drop in session

Come and chat to Natasha at Custom House in a relaxed atmosphere to discuss your work in progress (Nature/Environmental specific). Drop in, open to all. ***** Natasha Carthew is an award winning Writer from Cornwall who has written all her books outside. She has written two books of poetry, three acclaimed novels for young adults…

Thursday 27 February 11:30 - 12:30
Writer event

Lawrence Sail Book Launch – Guises

Join us as we celebrate the launch of Lawrence Sail’s forthcoming collection, Guises, published in February 2020 by Bloodaxe Books. Come along to hear Lawrence read from the collection. Books will be available for purchase and signing at this event. Concessions available, see box office listing for details.¬†Tickets available on the door, but advance booking…

Thursday 20 February 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Free Event

Meet the writer-in-residence

Natasha Carthew, drop in session

Come and chat to Natasha at Custom House in a relaxed atmosphere to discuss your work in progress (Nature/Environmental specific). Drop in, open to all. ***** Natasha Carthew is an award winning Writer from Cornwall who has written all her books outside. She has written two books of poetry, three acclaimed novels for young adults…

Thursday 20 February 11:30 - 12:30
Free Event

Wild Writing Workshop

Quay Words Winter writer-in-residence, Natasha Carthew

Join acclaimed Outdoor Writer Natasha Carthew as she explores what it means to write in the wild, discussing inspiration/setting/characterisation/themes and symbolism in response to your surroundings using multi-sensory learning, whilst connecting to the natural environment around us. During this workshop for all abilities, Natasha will explain the benefits of writing outside and how disconnecting from…

Thursday 13 February 10:00 - 11:30
Free Event

Meet the writer-in-residence

Natasha Carthew, drop in session

Come and chat to Natasha at Custom House in a relaxed atmosphere to discuss your work in progress (Nature/Environmental specific). Drop in, open to all. ***** Natasha Carthew is an award winning Writer from Cornwall who has written all her books outside. She has written two books of poetry, three acclaimed novels for young adults…

Thursday 13 February 11:30 - 12:30
Writer event

Simon Brett

‘Making crime pay’

Critically acclaimed crime writer Simon Brett will be reading from his work and will be in conversation with Exeter St. Thomas Library Supervisor, Lee Rawlings,¬† about his life in crime (fiction writing). Discussing everything from how to write a captivating detective to the business of having novels adapted for screen and radio, this really is…

Wednesday 12 February 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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