London Literature Festival: Women's Prize and Grazia Writers' Evening

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 3RD JUNE 2013

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3rd June 2013
 
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Mon 8pm
 
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An event for all aspiring writers, the Women's Prize and Grazia Writers' Evening at the South Bank Centre's Purcell Room gives top tips on getting your first novel published. Part of the London Literature Festival, this special writers' evening, chaired by Women's Prize co-founder and bestselling novelist, Kate Mosse, gives useful advice from those in the publishing business. An event of two parts, firstly Kate is in discussion with a panel of publishing experts; secondly, she chairs an audience Q and A.

 

About Southbank Centre: Purcell Room

Housed in the same modernist block as the Royal Festival Hall and sandwiched between it and the Hayward Gallery, the Purcell Room has a 372-seat auditorium, making it especially suitable for chamber music, mime, soloists and cabaret. With the London Philharmonic Orchestra having its home at the Royal Festival Hall, they regularly put on concerts in the Purcell Room. More about Southbank Centre: Purcell Room

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The Way Back HomeThe Way Back HomeThe Way Back HomeLucky young theatre goers are treated to two versions of Oliver Jeffers's 'The Way Back Home' in London this autumn/winter. London is having a love-in with Irish author and artist Oliver Jeffers with Branar Teatar do Phaisti and Denmark's Teater Refleksion presenting the story of a boy and his plane with puppets at the Southbank Centre's Purcell Ro30th October 2014Sunday 2nd November 2014 Where:
Southbank Centre: Purcell Room,   Belvedere Road      SE1 8XX
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The Way Back Home
event > Theatre > Kids shows
DATES  29th Oct to 2nd Nov 2014
VENUE  Southbank Centre: Purcell Room 
Lucky young theatre goers are treated to two versions of Oliver Jeffers's 'The Way Back Home' in London this autumn/winter. London is having a love-in with Irish author and artist Oliver Jeffers with Branar Teatar do Phaisti and Denmark's Teater Refleksion presenting the story of a boy and his plane with puppets at the Southbank Centre's Purcell Ro... More about this event
 
 

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