LOCATION : BATH ROYAL LITERARY AND SCIENTIFIC INSTITUTION, QUEEN SQUARE, BATH BA1 2HN. NEAREST CAR PARK: CHARLOTTE STREET.
Saturday 6th October
THE JOYS OF PROSE with an emphasis on FICTION, FLASH FICTION & PROSE POETRY…. organised and hosted by Michael Loveday & Sue Boyle
FROM THE BOOK TABLE: Members of the Bath Writers & Artists will talk about their excursions and experiments in fiction, with readings from work in progress, successfully accomplished or aspirational….. to include JUNE WENTLAND, LOUISE GREEN, TESSA STRICKLAND, SUE BOYLE …. and other prose-writing subscribers who have yet to declare themselves.
DISCUSSION: Poetry or Prose? The writer’s choice…..
‘ON THE SPOT’ PROSE COMPETITION JUDGED BY AUDIENCE
MIRANDA PENDER voice & guitar I
TWO IRISH SONGS? Ask Andrew Lawrence and Phil Shepherd if they would reprise ‘Raglan Road’ and add in ‘Down by the Salley Gardens’ at set by Benjamin Britten. Andrew and Phil not yet consulted about this!!!!
MICHAEL LOVEDAY will talk about his recent experience judging a prose poetry competition and explore the differences between flash fiction and prose poetry, and the idea of what he describes as ‘the porous border’ between those two forms.The new interview on his blog is (partly) about this very thing – www.pagechatter.org
LAUNCH of Michael’s book.