5th March 2012 – Reading Group Event – 15:00-17:00
Afternoon tea and a discussion about Dickens’s classic, Oliver Twist
Thanks to everyone who helped to make this event a fantastic success, below are a couple of images from the day.
21st March 2012 – Writers’ Workshop – 11:00-12:30
A student-lead workshop
In the first of our series of writers' workshops, the floor will be open to students to take control. Expect a lively, creative session using Dickens’s themes and ideas as inspiration for poetry. You don’t have to be a poet to join in, writers and readers of all genres are welcome!
28th March 2012 - Writers' Workshop - 11:00-12:30
A discussion and workshop on adapting Dickens's novels to genre fiction
Adam Roberts, author of I am Scrooge: A Zombie Story for Christmas
, leads a writers’ workshop that looks at the opportunities and process of adapting popular classics with reference to his novel, and recent short story Martin Citywit
. Hot drinks and biscuits will be provided to sustain the creative effort.