Forthcoming events

1 October 2019
Nottingham Creative Writing Hub presents
HELEN TOOKEY
Five Leaves Bookshop, Nottingham
7pm
free entry

Helen Tookey

Support: Hannah Cooper-Smithson, Lauren Terry & Panya Banjoko

Helen Tookey’s first full-length poetry collection, Missel-Child (Carcanet, 2014) was shortlisted for the Seamus Heaney First Collection Prize in 2015. Her second, City of Departures (Carcanet, 2019), has been shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best Collection 2019. She lives in Liverpool.

Helen will be reading with three superb Hub members, all PhD students, whose profiles can be found on this website under ‘members’.

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23 October 2019
Nottingham Creative Writing Hub presents
25: CELEBRATING TWENTY-FIVE YEARS
OF THE MA CREATIVE WRITING AT NTU
Venue TBC

Join us for the launch of 25, an anthology of new work celebrating 25 years of the MA Creative Writing at NTU, and featuring writing by some of our star graduates, and by past and present staff from the programme.

The anthology, edited by David Belbin and Rory Waterman, is published by the Nottingham-based Shoestring Press, which is run by NTU Emeritus Professor John Lucas.

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4 December 2019
Nottingham Creative Writing Hub presents
CARCANET AT 50:

GREGORY WOODS, MATTHEW WELTON, RORY WATERMAN & REBECCA CULLEN
Five Leaves Bookshop, Nottingham
7pm
free entry

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Carcanet Press is one of the UK’s leading publishers of poetry, and is now in its fiftieth year. We celebrate with readings by four Nottingham-based Carcanet poets, three of whom are closely related to NTU!

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