Events

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Personal Archaeology: a poetry workshop led by Heart Archives author Sue Rose

EVENT FINISHED – THANKS TO ALL WHO ATTENDED. Details: 5 July 2014 / 11am-4pm / The Poetry School, London SE11 • Our lives are filled with items handed down by past generations, as well as fetishistic objects that speak volumes about our daily lives and the lives of the people we love. Whether they are … Continue reading Personal Archaeology: a poetry workshop led by Heart Archives author Sue Rose

Free Verse 2014: the Poetry Book Fair

EVENT FINISHED – THANKS TO ALL WHO ATTENDED. Details: 6 September 2014 / 10am-4.30pm / Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London WC1 • Just a note to say we’ll be at Free Verse: The Poetry Book Fair this year. Free Verse is an all-day bazaar, market, library, meeting place, performance venue, information resource and more. Celebrating the vitality … Continue reading Free Verse 2014: the Poetry Book Fair

Heart Archives launch

Finally, Heart Archives by Sue Rose is out – and a big thanks to all the wonderful people who made the launch at Borough Market’s quirky Boot & Flogger (a wine bar, not an S&M outpost) such a success. We’ve also been the subject of a charming blogpost  by novelist Shauna Gilligan at http://www.shaunaswriting.com, who … Continue reading Heart Archives launch

Ormonde: discussion & poetry workshop at Brixton’s Black Cultural Archives with Hannah Lowe & Mike Phillips

To be held at Brixton’s beautiful new Black Cultural Archives (above), a poetry workshop on family history by Ormonde author Hannah Lowe, followed by a discussion on Jamaican migration history with Windrush historian Mike Phillips, chaired by Colin Grant. | 29 Nov 2014 | Reconstructing History – A Creative Writing Workshop with Hannah Lowe • … Continue reading Ormonde: discussion & poetry workshop at Brixton’s Black Cultural Archives with Hannah Lowe & Mike Phillips

THE LAST LAUGH BY F.W. MURNAU – ‘SILENTS’ FILM SCREENING & TALK JUST £5

The Last Laugh (F.W. Murnau, 1924) Film screening and discussion | £5 | 1 Aug 2015 | 2.30pm | The Cinema Museum, London SE11   • Join Hercules Editions at London’s atmospheric Cinema Museum for a screening of this silent classic from the director of Nosferatu, plus a discussion between BFI silent film curator Bryony Dixon and writers Simon Barraclough … Continue reading THE LAST LAUGH BY F.W. MURNAU – ‘SILENTS’ FILM SCREENING & TALK JUST £5

What is She Saying? – Claire Crowther in free event at Southbank Centre 7 Oct

Hercules Editions author Claire Crowther will be appearing at a free event at the The Saison Poetry Library, Royal Festival Hall, on 7 October. Full details are on the Southbank Centre’s website here, where they say: What is She Saying? presents poems inspired by early twentieth-century silent film. Three very different poetic responses summon up the voices … Continue reading What is She Saying? – Claire Crowther in free event at Southbank Centre 7 Oct

Visit us at Free Verse: The Poetry Book Fair on 26 September

Once again it’s come around: the stupendous Free Verse Poetry Book Fair, surely the Frieze of the poetry world (the interesting bit down at the end where all the cool small galleries gather). Held as ever at London’s most Corbynesque venue, Conway Hall, it’s the place to be on Saturday 26th September if you want to … Continue reading Visit us at Free Verse: The Poetry Book Fair on 26 September

Winter 2015-16: Poetry workshops with Hercules Editions authors

BOOKING IS NOW CLOSED, THANKS TO ALL WHO TOOK PART. Now the days are drawing in, join our authors for a series of mind-warming winter writing days at Travelling Through bookshop, an independent gem on London’s South Bank. You can prowl old Lambeth’s streets on an urban exploration; delve into the psychological depths where silent film … Continue reading Winter 2015-16: Poetry workshops with Hercules Editions authors

SEAN O’BRIEN & DAVID HARSENT IN CONVERSATION 14TH NOVEMBER 2016

BOOKING IS NOW CLOSED, THANKS TO ALL WHO ATTENDED. On Monday 14th November 2016, Hercules Editions and Travelling Through Bookshop invite you to a conversation between the TS Eliot and Forward Prize winning poets, Sean O’Brien and David Harsent. They will be talking about the crucial role of place in their work, as well as other … Continue reading SEAN O’BRIEN & DAVID HARSENT IN CONVERSATION 14TH NOVEMBER 2016