East Wood Comics

During 2019, Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature has been working with the DH Lawrence Birthplace museum and Pop-Up Projects on a Heritage Fund-sponsored project to reanimate the life and work of David Herbert Lawrence, Eastwood’s influential novelist, poet and radical. Young people from Hall Park Academy, Eastwood and students from the University of Nottingham Creative Writing BA and Nottingham Trent University Illustration MA have come together to address the big Lawrentian themes such as of identify, war, belonging and gender. To celebrate the launch of East Wood Comics, we are hosting the Our Past, Our Stories, Our Future Symposium with two days of heritage and culture workshops, dialogues and provocations.

DH Lawrence museum
Eastwood Comics

We're delighted to announce a major new project to take the legacy of Lawrence and make it leap from the page:

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Schools' & Professionals' Days

More information about the event programmes, and how to book


Heritage Symposium Learning Day - Book your sessions

Wed, 27 Nov 2019

Our Past, our Stories, our Future - Schools' Day

Thu, 28 Nov 2019

Our Past, our Stories, our Future - Professionals' Day


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