Building A Better World With Words #2: Granada

Building A Better World With Words #2: Granada

The self-isolation decreed by the Government of Spain in mid-March has meant the total paralysis of all our projects and activities. Besides us, all the municipal, regional and national cultural life has stopped. In some cases we have decided to cancel, in others we...
Nottingham in Granada

Nottingham in Granada

The Granada Book Fair kicked off on a beautifully mild May evening. The location – on the historical street of Pedro Antonio de Alarcón, named after the Granada-born writer, most famous for his novel ‘El sombrero de tres picos’. The opening ceremony started with...
Nottingham Guest of Honour at Granada Book Fair

Nottingham’s Young Poet Laureate in Granada

Last week, as part of the UNESCO Creative Cities of Literature programme, we sent Nottingham’s Young Poet Laureate Georgina Wilding on a big adventure across Europe to Granada in Spain.  Georgina was invited by the team at Granada City of Literature to perform in the...
Celebrating World Poetry Day

Celebrating World Poetry Day

To mark this year’s World Poetry Day, Nottingham City of Literature and our colleagues across the globe are linking up to hold simultaneous literary events in 13 UNESCO Cities of Literature.  Nottingham will be marking the day with Nottingham’s Poet Laureate, Georgina...