Literature Live: Nick Laird and Sasha Dugdale
|Starts:||19:30 15 Oct 2018|
|Ends:||20:45 15 Oct 2018|
|What is it:||Literature Live|
|Organiser:||Martin Harris Centre|
|Who is it for:||University staff, Adults, Current University students, General public|
Poet and novelist Nick Laird has won the Betty Trask Prize, the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize, and a Guggenheim Fellowship. He has recently published a poetry collection, Feel Free (Faber, 2018) and a fourth novel, Modern Gods (Fourth Estate, 2017). Writer-in-Residence at New York University, his BBC poem-documentary about the Troubles, The Life After, will be broadcast later this year.
Sasha Dugdale is an award-winning poet, playwright and editor. She has published four collections of poetry, most recently Joy (Carcanet, 2017), the title poem of which won the Forward Prize for Best Single Poem in 2016.
She is also a noted translator of contemporary Russian women poets.
This event is in partnership with the Manchester Literature Festival
To book please visit http://ow.ly/VIpU30lqy8X or call 0843 208 0500
Travel and Contact Information
John Thaw Studio Theatre
Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama