Wednesday, 28 January 2015

Blogging for Writers

Blogging for Writers with Nottingham Writers’ Studio, led by Shreya Sen Handley
Mansfield Central Library Saturday 28 February, 10am - 2pm A blog can be a good way to establish yourself as a writer, giving your writing a platform and connecting you with audiences. Join Nottingham Writers’ Studio to explore blogging, including developing your online profile and writing great content.
£6, booking essential.
Information and booking at Mansfield Library, or on 01623 651337 or

City of Literature bid event

A Lowdham Festival event:

March 6thNottingham: UNESCO City of Literature? with Pippa Hennessy

Pippa was once a software developer, but she says she is much better now!

She is the Development Director of Nottingham Writers' Studio, Project Director for the City of Literature bid, and works at Five Leaves Publications. She will reflect on our rich legacy of local writers and the vibrant contemporary literary landscape. There is plenty to celebrate ahead of Nottingham’s bid to become a UNESCO City of Literature. Come along to hear how you can get involved.

Monday, 26 January 2015

In Solidarity, with Kim Moody, Five Leaves Bookshop

In Solidarity

Wednesday 28th January 2015, 7:00-8:30pm, In Solidarity, with Kim Moody, Five Leaves Bookshop. Kim Moody was a founder of Labor Notes in the USA and is the author of several books including US Labor in Trouble and Transition, Workers in a Lean World, and An Injury to All. His latest book In Solidarity in an expansive collection of essays exploring the present state and future possibilities of the US labour movement.

 In collaboration with Nottingham Trade Union Forum.

Admission £3.00, including 15% off any purchases made on the night.

 See the Five Leaves website for more information.

Sunday, 18 January 2015

Writing Crime Fiction