John Harvey’s adaptation of his own bestselling novel Darkness, Darkness

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EVENTS

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF LITERARY NOTTS

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Summer Reading: What Our Fellow Cities Of Literature Recommend To Read

Summer is a great time to lose yourself in a book. Well, anytime is a great time to lose yourself in a book, but Summer is a bit special as your reading can be al-fresco: beaches (yes, Notts may be land-locked, but we still do beaches) back yards, pub gardens. Then there are the sweltering …

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NOTTINGHAM CITY OF LITERATURE APPOINTS ITS FIRST DIRECTOR

Sandeep Mahal to take City into exciting future.   Nottingham, UNESCO City of Literature, is delighted to announce the appointment of its first director to oversee its future direction.

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‘TOUCHED’ TO RETURN TO NOTTINGHAM PLAYHOUSE: WITH A VERY SPECIAL GUEST STAR

The play ‘Touched’ written by Nottingham City of Literature President Stephen Lowe, is to return to Nottingham Playhouse 40 years after its debut there…

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Cities of Literature Conference – what, where & when

Our Chair David Belbin, went to the first UNESCO Cities of Literature Conference in Dublin last week and this is a brief report of what happened…

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NEWSTEAD’S HIDDEN (AND NOT SO HIDDEN) DELIGHTS

Becky Cullen (above ) is Newstead Abbey’s poet-in-residence. We asked her to tell us about her favourite nooks and crannies of Byron’s former abode…

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FONT FESTIVAL is back!

Next week sees the return of FONT Festival, a collection of events in Hockley showcasing the best performing talent from across Nottingham and the East Midlands…

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Our Literary Heritage

Nottingham has many famous writers from Lord Byron to Alan Sillitoe, Mary Howitt to DH Lawrence more…

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Our Vibrant City

Nottingham’s insatiable appetite for literature is served by many talented writers, groups and festivals more…

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Our Literary Future

Wider collaboration and international connections will enable our literary culture to flourish more…

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