Monday, 24 September 2012

Celebrate Sillitoe

Celebrate Sillitoe
on the 27th of Oct 2012

Sillitoe Day

11am – 5pm
£15 (includes limited edition book)
Where: Nottingham Contemporary’s The Space

The Alan Sillitoe Committee present the 2nd Sillitoe Day, at Nottingham Contemporary. They will be launching a Mobile Phone App (commissioned by the BBC and Arts Council England) creating a literary trail through Sillitoe’s Nottingham, and a re-press of Alan’s book The Open Door. There will also be talks from Nottingham writers, Billy Ivory, Michael Eaton, Al Needham, Neil Fulwood and others, a film short 'Mimic' (a Sillitoe short story) and a preview of Frank Abbott's remix of Saturday Night and Sunday Morning.

Book online or at Reception


Sillitoe Evening

8pm – 12pm
Where: Nottingham Contemporary’s Café/Bar

Spoken word with attitude from Andrew ‘MulletProofPoet’ Graves, John Marriott, Sarah Shrugs, beatboxer Motormouf, and music from Sleaford Mods and local legends Gaffa.

Whilst entry is free, a £3 donation to the Alan Sillitoe Memorial Fund is encouraged.

To get you in the mood, visit The Space and view the virtual tour of Sillitoe’s Nottingham, focusing on five feature locations from the trail.

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