October 2007: Top Posts

The following Leicester Review of Books posts recorded the highest number of hits in October 2007: [Interview] Chris d’Lacey, Author of Fire Star. Penknife Press Short Story Writing Contest. Karl Stuart Kline, author of ‘Poison Pearls’ PublishAmerica responds. Major New Playwriting Competition: The Yale Drama Series. [Interview] Playwright and Novelist Lucy Caldwell, Author of Where … Continue reading

Derby’s Festival of Words 2007

The time has come again for Derby’s biennial Festival of Words, which this year runs from Wednesday, October 10 to Sunday, October 21. Expect a great range of events featuring both local writers and groups as well as writers from around the country visiting Derby to take part. We’re just putting the finishing touches to … Continue reading

Pensions for Artists

With 70% percent of people currently working in the U.K.’s creative sector having no pension it is time for each and all of us to worry — particularly when this figure compares to 44% of the U.K.’s working population as a whole! And when the reasons offered for no pension are most usually given as … Continue reading