Join us for an #InConversation event with acclaimed poetry anthologist Ana Sampson.
Night Feeds and Morning Songs examines motherhood from all angles, capturing the mess and the madness, to the joy and the wonder. Immerse yourself in classic verse from Carol ... More information
Are you writing a children's book? Then join authors Helen Dennis & Jenny McLachlan for the How To Write A Best-Selling Children's Novel day!
Saturday 8 May 2021 (Replays available for 7 days after the event)
From that initial irresistible idea to ... More information
With plantswoman and poet Alice Willitts, come and write into existence the seeds for sowing your garden. Part spell, part deep dive into specific plants, part poem/essay workshop. Working with anecdote and prose through poetic techniques, this workshop is suitable ... More information
Monthly masterclasses for young people brimming with ideas and stories. Each session will have a different theme and be led by Cornish writers Olivia Lowry and Casey Bottono.
£5 per workshop.
The session on 10th July will be held in-person at ... More information
Wolves & Apples 2021
As part of our programme of courses, workshops, talks and events for writers Mantle Arts is running a 7-week online course, intended for anyone wishing to write for children and young people. We would be very grateful ... More information
Join us as we celebrate the launch of poet and academic Elizabeth-Jane Burnett’s next collection, Of Sea, published by Penned in the Margins.
This event will be live-streamed on Crowdcast. Save your seat today!
Elizabeth-Jane Burnett is a poet and academic with a focus ... More information
Follow the life and legends of the soldier, explorer, author, statesman and poet born in East Devon and who died in 1618. Learn about his incredible achievements and whether he lived out his motto, Amor et Virtute – By Love ... More information
Word Online, a free virtual tour of diverse voices in South West libraries, makes its third stop via Dorset Libraries.
In this online event, James will read from their debut Oincollection Manatomy published by Burning Eye Books along with new work from ... More information
Saturday 8th May – 5th June 2021 on five Saturday mornings, 11am-1pm.
Intriguing, engaging and a little bit mysterious, short stories are windows into other lives and worlds – but what goes into making a great short story? During five informative ... More information
We are thrilled to be hosting an #InConversation event with historian and author Alison Weir. Join us on the 17 May when Alison will be talking to Exeter Library's Karen about the final book in the #SixTudorQueens series, Katharine Parr, ... More information