Thursday, 8 May 2014
A SUMMER OF SPEAKING; NINA'S PROGRAMME OF EVENTS 2014
The summer of '14...a summer of events. I have talks, appearances, workshops and events to announce.
MEET THE DRUID AUTHORS
In June, I’m in Glastonbury, as part of the Golden 50th
Anniversary of the Druid Order - OBOD. http://www.druidry.org/. This is a four day event, From 6th to 9th of June. As part of this, on Monday 9th of June at 1pm, I am hosting a MEET THE AUTHORS event in the Avalon Room on the High Street, Glastonbury; a chance to hear from a panel of published druid authors and find out about successful writing and some avenues for publication. https://twitter.com/Druidry
PENFRO LITERARY FESTIVAL
I’m also at PENFRO LITERARY FESTIVAL this year, this is always held at Rosygilwent in Pembrokeshire; http://retreat.co.uk/about-rhosygilwen
I’m running one of the Saturday Workshops on Saturday 13th September. There will be a a wide range of workshops on offer and the opportunity to meet and exchange experiences with writers of all genres. On Sunday I’ll be at the Book Fair, with other local writers, illustrators and publishers, On Saturday evening, starting at 8pm Penfro have a very special event indeed. – the former Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, together with the Chaired and Crowned Welsh Bard, Ceri Wyn Jones, reading their poetry. Other events confirmed include: Mererid Hopwood on 'The Eisteddfod Chair and Bardic Crown.'; David Llewellyn on 'Searching for Nuggets' – finding a gem among unsolicited mss; David Wilson on 'Landscape Photography in Black and White'; a Welsh language children's event; and David Seer on 'The Life and Writing of John Seymour' Go to http://penfrobookfestival.org.uk/this-year-s-penfro-festival
Wells Literary Festival!
The afternoon of Sunday 12th of October is when the winners of the Wells Short Story, Novel Writing and Poetry Competition Prizes are announced and presented with their prizes; I’ll be there to give a talk.
The festival is packed with amazing names, so why not come for the day and enjoy the buzzing literary atmosphere.