FWords: Creative Freedom Events


R= Reading; W = Workshop.

The FWord: Creative Freedom anthology will be available for free at all events. It includes original commissioned work from the F-Word writers, with an introduction by Caryl Phillips and a list of resources related to the Commemoration of the Bicentenary of Parliamentary Act to abolish the Transatlantic slave trade to Britain.

Mon 8 Oct 7.45 pm
Ilkley Festival, Ilkley Playhouse Wharfeside, Weston Road
Seni Seniviratne, Khadijah Ibrahiim, Jack Mapanje, Chair: Rommi Smith (R)
£4/3conc.
T: 01943 816714

Sat 13 Oct 3.00 pm
Hudawi Cultural Centre, Great Northern Street, Huddersfield, HD1 6BG
Creative writing with Simon Murray (W)
Free

Tue 23 Oct 1.00 pm
Passion and Pride Cultural Day, The Carriageworks Theatre, Millennium Square, Leeds
Creative writing workshops with Simon Murray, Seni Seneviratne and Rommi Smith on the theme of ‘Freedom
Book Club; Artist exhibition, arts and crafts and bookstall (W)
Free

Tue 23 Oct 7.00 pm
Passion and Pride Cultural Day, The Carriageworks Theatre, Millennium Square, Leeds
Tanya Chan Sam, Khadijah Ibrahiim, Jack Mapanje, Simon Murray, Seni Seniviratne, Rommi Smith with artists, Fosuwa Andoh and Seye Ogunjobe with Guest writer, Caryl Phillips reading from his new book, Foreigners (R)
£3.50/2.50conc.
Bookings: (0113) 224 3801
Info:0113 395 2816 / 0113 247 5948.

Sun 28 Oct 7.30 pm
Off The Shelf Festival, The Showroom, Paternoster Row, Sheffield S1 2BX
Jack Mapanje, Rommi Smith, Tanya Chan Sam (R)
Tickets £5/£4 (cons) from The Showroom
Bookings: Tel 0114 2757727

Tue 30 Oct 6.30 pm
Compton Road Library, Harehills Lane, LS9 7BG
Tel: (+44) 0113 214
Khadijah Ibrahiim, Tanya Chan Sam, Jack Mapanje

Wed 19 Nov 7.30 pm
York Central Library, Museum Street, Y01
Jack Mapanje, Simon Murray, Seni Seneviratne
T: 01904 554316

Wed 21 Nov 3.30 pm
Huddersfield Uni, Room WG/01 West Building, Queensgate, HD1, 3DH:
Memoir Workshop with Jack Mapanje.
Open to all. (W)
5.00/ £3.00 student/unwaged

6.30pm
Reading and Q and A with Jack Mapanje
Supported by Simon Murray and Tanya Chan Sam (R )
Booking details for workshop and evening event (R )
Contact:01484 471895
£3.50/ £2.50 student/unwaged
For bookings and for further workshop/event info please contact:
T: (01484) 471 895, or email r.smith2@hud.ac.uk

Wed 28 Nov 6.30 pm
Chapeltown Library, 3 Reginald Terrace, (off Chapel Town Road), Leeds, LS7 3EZ
Tel : Free 0113 214 5811
Rommi Smith, Seni Seneviratne and Simon Murray (R)

Links:
www.peepaltreepress.com
myspace.com/fwordscreativefreedom

For a free copy of the book, UK residents should send an s.a.e. for a ‘large letter’ to:
Kadija George,
Peepal Tree Press,
17 Kings Ave,
Leeds LS6 1QS.

For overseas, contact:
kadija@peepaltreepress.com.

Act soon, a limited number are available. A dvd will also be available at the end of the year.

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