A list of our upcoming events with their calendar dates.
Most events are at 5pm in RHB 137 unless indicated otherwise. The Goldsmiths Prize-related events at 6.30pm will take place in the Ian Gulland Lecture Theatre or Professor Stuart Hall Building.
4 October 2017
11 October 2017
18 October 2017
25 October 2017
5pm - Truth and lies in life writing: Joanne Limburgh and Miranda Doyle talk about their recent memoirs
1 November 2017
8 November 2017
15 November 2017
6.30pm - Goldsmiths Awards Prize ceremony (central London location)
22 November 2017
5pm (RHB 342) - Nick Mahoka and fellow guest poets on Black Metic
29 November 2017
5pm (PSH LG01)- Michael Rosen discusses his new memoir So they Call You Pisher!
6 December 2017
5pm - Novelists Tom Lee and Vanessa Tait on the art of fiction, followed by
6.30pm - neurosurgeon Henry Marsh (author of Do No Harm) on his new book
13 December 2017
5pm - Poetry reading with Nikki Heinen and Paul Carney
Summer events are minimal, as our students are now in exam season, but we do have the following:
15 May 2017
Charlotte Salomon Study Day, in collaboration with Visual Cultures and the Women's Art Library.
18 May 2017
6.30pm in RHB 137a
The Life Writing Prize launched by Spread the Word, in collaboration with Goldsmiths. Free but space is limited so please book here.
24 May 2017
5pm in RHB 137
Celebrate the end of exam season with a vivacity! Poetry reading with the ever entertaining and thought-provoking Patience Agbabi.
All events are in RHB137, except for the Goldsmiths Prize-related events at 7pm, which will take place in the New Academic Building (Professor Stuart Hall Building).
11 January 2017
11 - 6pm - Pat Kavanagh Prize readings and award presentation
18 January 2017
5pm - Jenny Lewis and Mark Edmondson on poetry and film
25 January 2017
5pm - Ros Barber and Suzy Joinson discuss their recent novels
6.30pm - Goldsmiths Prize-winner Mike McCormack on his novel Solar Bones
1 February 2017
5pm - a panel discussion on the issues and opportunities in the children/teen book industry, with novelist Sara Grant, literary agents Polly Nolan and Felicity Drew, and fiction publisher Sam Smith from Scholastic.
8 February 2017
5pm - Michael Rosen on his new book about Emile Zola
15 February 2017
22 February 2017
5pm - reading from and launch part for Mariana Swann's book on Bolivia
7pm - Rachel Cusk
1 March 2017
5pm - Goldsmiths MA CW graduate Luiza Sauma on her new novel
8 March 2017
5pm - Ross Raisin on his new novel
15 March 2017
5pm - Where do creative writing students go when they've finished their MAs? A discussion with the newly founded Ink Academy
7pm - George Saunders - FREE event but due to popularity you need to book tickets here.
22 March 2017
5pm - An hour of poetry, with Nick Makoha and Black Metic