Monday 4 June: 6-7.30pm at Central Library – City of Stories celebrates London’s writers, readers and libraries! Join leading writer Anita Belli and take part in free creative writing workshops. Participants will be able to enter the City of Stories short story competition. One story will be selected for the City of Stories publication, and all participants will be invited to the launch event later in the year! Click here to book .
Also happening today – Stereo/Type – as part of a unique collaboration commissioned for Word2018 between Lyrix Organix and House of Illustration – artists Joanna Layla and Sophia Thakur are working with young people to explore the visual language of poetry, UnFOLD style…this free poetry and illustration course – a spin-off of UNFOLD is an integrated programme of visual design / illustration and poetry / spoken word – a chance to explore both disciplines together and their impact on each other. Work will be shared as part of This is Private 7pm on 13 June at Free Word.