Marlborough Literature Festival 2017 Events
28 September – 1 October
See the full programme below or view the brochure.
Online ticket sales now available, or please call the box office at Pound Arts 01249 701628, or visit the White Horse Bookshop, Marlborough in person (cash or cheque only).
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Kayo Chingonyi is a poet for whom location exists in language. He is joined at Marlborough LitFest by the wonderful dancer and choreographer Sean Graham.Find out more »
Following our popular event last year we are running a story telling session aimed pre-schoolers in Marlborough library. This year the stories will be told by Tor Burt, a professional nursery teacher. Sponsored by St Francis SchoolFind out more »
Will Self has described being a writer as a privilege and a delight but he has no audience in mind. Although highly entertaining, when asked whether his glass is half full or half empty the answer is neither, but a glass which has the bottom broken.Find out more »
Did Angela Carter, author of The Bloody Chamber, The Magic Toyshop, Nights at the Circus and Wise Children create her own mythology as a new kind of writer, or was this persona shaped by real life?
This new authorised biography of Carter is the first major study of one of the most important and enigmatic post war writers.