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Jun 2022 Laura Kay, Lily Lindon and Bethany Rutter discuss Life, Love and Identity.
Blackwell's Bookshop | 23 June 2022

Blackwell’s Bookshop welcomLaura Kay, Lily Lindon and Bethany Rutter to the shop in June to discuss their latest work

Jun 2022 Manchester Histories Festival – Expansion rebellion
Manchester Central Library | 9 June 2022

Author Celeste Hicks in conversation with Dr Jenna Ashton about her new book on using the law to fight a runway and save the planet.

Jun 2022 Bloomsday Social: Celebrating James Joyce and Anthony Burgess
International Anthony Burgess Foundation | 16 June 2022

A special Bloomsday social celebrating the 100th publication anniversary of James Joyce’s Ulysses and Burgess’s creative responses to Joyce.

Jun 2022 Love to Read: The Odyssey with Lara Williams
Manchester Poetry Library | 16 June 2022

Love to Read is a programme established to encourage students at Manchester Metropolitan University to read for pleasure.

Jun 2022 Love to Read: Family Drop in at Manchester Poetry Library
Manchester Poetry Library | 18 June 2022

Manchester Poetry Library presents Love to Read: Family Drop, multi-lingual storytelling and activities for younger children and drop in discussion groups for teens and young adults.

Until Jun 2022 British Art Show 9: Elliptical Reading
Manchester Poetry Library | 3 May – 21 June 2022

As part of British Art Show 9, artist Abigail Reynolds is developing Elliptical Reading, a regular reading hour at local libraries in each city of the BAS9 tour.

Apr 2022 Douglas Stuart in Conversation with Jackie Kay
Contact Theatre | 19 April 2022

Manchester Literature Festival welcome Douglas Stuart, Booker Prize-winning author of Shuggie Bain, to launch his eagerly anticipated new novel.

Apr 2022 Secondhand Book Sale
Elizabeth Gaskell's House | 10 April 2022

This book sale is held regularly on the second Sunday of every month at Elizabeth Gaskell’s House. Described as ‘Manchester’s best second-hand book sale’ by one visitor it is a popular and favourite destination for book lovers.

Apr 2022 The Odyssey – Lara Williams in conversation with Naomi Booth
Blackwell's Bookshop | 20 April 2022

Lara Williams will be in conversation with host Naomi Booth for the launch of the writer’s new book, The Odyssey.

Apr 2022 Tom Benn (Oxblood) and David Peace (Tokyo Redux) in conversation.
Blackwell's Bookshop | 19 April 2022

Tom Benn and David Peace visit Blackwell’s where they’ll be discussing their latest books Oxblood and Tokyo Redux with host Rob Parker.

Apr 2022 PARADAIS – Fernanda Melchor in conversation with Xavier Aldana Reyes
Blackwell's Bookshop | 26 April 2022

Writer Fernanda Melchor is in conversation at Blackwell’s Bookshop with Xavier Aldana Reyes discussing her new work, PARADAIS.

Apr 2022 Music and Poetry with Mireia Calafell and Björt Rùnars
Manchester Poetry Library | 7 April 2022

Join Manchester Poetry Library for Mireia Calafell’s first UK performance, accompanied by Björt Rùnars and introduced by Jova Bagioli Reyes.

Jul 2022 Behind the Scenes Tour
Manchester Central Library | 28 July 2022

Explore the areas not normally accessible to the general public at Central Library and discover how they tell the story of this iconic building.

Jun 2022 Behind the Scenes Tour
Manchester Central Library | 30 June 2022

Explore the areas not normally accessible to the general public at Central Library and discover how they tell the story of this iconic building.

May 2022 Behind the Scenes Tour
Manchester Central Library | 26 May 2022

Explore the areas not normally accessible to the general public at Central Library and discover how they tell the story of this iconic building.

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