What’s On Calendar

A comprehensive guide to literature events in Cumbria and a little further afield.

April – June 2014

Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
April 17, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
April 24, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share
Poetry Course: Ian Duhig
April 25, 2014 – April 27, 2014 all-day
Poetry Course: Ian Duhig @ Stones Barn | Roweltown | United Kingdom
Ian Duhig has won the Forward Best Poem Prize, the National Poetry Competition twice, and three teimes been shortlisted for the TS Eliot Prize, [...]
Verbalise
April 26, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
Verbalise @ Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal | Kendal | England | United Kingdom
The next Verbalise at the Brewery is in partnership with The Quiet Compere It’s on SATURDAY 26 APRIL and IN THE STUDIO UPSTAIRS IN THE [...]
Speakeasy – open mic night, Carlisle
May 1, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Speakeasy - open mic night, Carlisle @ The Source Collective, Atlas Works | Carlisle | United Kingdom
  It’s back. The newly formed Source Collective have announced that the first Thursday of the month is Speakeasy night. Come and read, come and [...]
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
May 1, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share
South Lakeland Storytelling Club, Ings
May 6, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
South Lakeland Storytelling Club, Ings @ Watermill Inn | Ings | United Kingdom
  Taffy Thomas and friends have been hosting this session in the lounge bar at the Watermill Inn at Ings (near Windermere) for over 10 [...]
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
May 8, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
May 15, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share
An introduction to Brazilian poetry
May 20, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
An introduction to Brazilian poetry @ The Jerwood Centre | Grasmere | United Kingdom
  What is Brazilian literature today? The scene ranges from small presses and magazines to novels spanning the worlds of Sao Paulo’s rich kids [...]
Litcaff @ Merienda, Carlisle
May 21, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Litcaff @ Merienda, Carlisle @ Merienda Carlisle | Carlisle | United Kingdom
Carlisle’s monthly open mic night where the accent is on fiction – with pieces of up to 1,000 words allowed – but poets are also [...]
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
May 22, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man
May 29, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Spoken Word @ The Mortal Man @ The Mortal Man | Troutbeck | United Kingdom
  Spoken Word Night. Performers get a free drink, stories, poems, jokes all told around the log fire. Share
Pamphlet Launch: The Poetry Business Book & Pamphlet Competition 2013-14 @ The Jerwood Centre | Grasmere | United Kingdom
  Now in its 28th year, the Poetry Business Competition has uncovered some of the most exciting talents in poetry, including Mimi Khalvati, Michael [...]
South Lakeland Storytelling Club, Ings
June 3, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
South Lakeland Storytelling Club, Ings @ Watermill Inn | Ings | United Kingdom
  Taffy Thomas and friends have been hosting this session in the lounge bar at the Watermill Inn at Ings (near Windermere) for over 10 [...]
Speakeasy – open mic night, Carlisle
June 5, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Speakeasy - open mic night, Carlisle @ The Source Collective, Atlas Works | Carlisle | United Kingdom
  It’s back. The newly formed Source Collective have announced that the first Thursday of the month is Speakeasy night. Come and read, come and [...]