Latest from Readers & Writers

Readers & Writers

featured-image-edge

Writing is a broad church no doubt. So here’s our smorgasbord of books of the month, resources for writers, helpful tips and great ways of boosting your creativity.

Jordi
card-top-arrow
A Literary Love Affair in Barcelona

Roses and Books meet in a fellow UNESCO City of Literature. Sandeep Mahal visited Barcelona to see a rather wonderful tradition played out.

ReadReaders & Writers
Mw04476
card-top-arrow
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu – Nottingham’s First Rebel Writer: by Georgina Lock

When we talk Rebel Writers, we all too easily think of the male 'Unholy Trinity' of Nottingham: Byron, Lawrence and Sillitoe. However, it was a...

ReadReaders & Writers
Prototype memorial plaque
card-top-arrow
The Lost Library: guest post from Jonathan Emmett

Children's author Jonathan Emmett dons his detective hat and finds the story behind one of Nottingham's 'ghost libraries'.

ReadReaders & Writers
Dawn Thumbnail 2
card-top-arrow
Dawn of the Unread

Rebecca Goldsmith has a mission: to bring zombies, books, and some of our best known local characters to readers all over our city....

ReadReaders & Writers
Nottingham line of light photo
card-top-arrow
Line of Light Art Installation

A great project between Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature and Nottingham City Council is lighting up a once dark Nottingham.

ReadReaders & Writers
Download
card-top-arrow
Voices of Jewish and Muslim writers

‘I’m not a line that you draw,’ declaimed Shieraouf. Byron’s spirit lifted in the old George Hotel, as the young poet in exile from Sulaymaniyah in...

ReadReaders & Writers
line of light photo
card-top-arrow
My First 100 Days

Sandeep Mahal became our first Director at Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature in Septemeber 2016. Here, she tells us about her first (very busy)...

ReadReaders & Writers
Panya Banjoko photo
card-top-arrow
Light Fantastic

On Friday 10th February, Nottingham illuminated for the annual Light Night. For the first time, Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature was there with a...

ReadReaders & Writers
Rebecca Goldsmith photo
card-top-arrow
Meet Rebecca Goldsmith

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Rebecca Goldsmith as a freelance consultant and writer working on a very special project to develop...

ReadReaders & Writers
1 2 3

Be in the know. Subscribe to our newsletter

Keep bang up to date with what's new at Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature. Subscribe to our newsletter, and you'll hear all about the latest news, job opportunities and literary events.

Search