Nasty Women at Tidelines Book Festival
Sep
23
5:30pm 5:30pm

Nasty Women at Tidelines Book Festival

After Donald Trump called Hillary Clinton a ‘nasty woman’, this collection of essays by over twenty new writers looks at what it is to be a woman today. Come see some Nasty Women, ‘an essential window into many of the hazard-strewn worlds younger women are living in right now’, according to Margaret Atwood, at Tidelines Book Festival.

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In Praise of Nasty Women at Belfast International Arts Festival
Oct
7
4:00pm 4:00pm

In Praise of Nasty Women at Belfast International Arts Festival

Intolerance and inequality are increasingly normalised by the day, it’s more important than ever for women to share their experiences of the modern world.  Holding society to account in the midst of sensationalism and international social turmoil Nasty Women is a broadside for our times, and we head to Belfast International Arts Festival to discuss.

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Nasty Women at Cheltenham Literary Festival
Oct
14
5:45pm 5:45pm

Nasty Women at Cheltenham Literary Festival

The weekend of Trump’s inauguration, two million people across seven continents marched against him. Nasty Women, the 370% crowd-funded essay collection hailed by Margaret Atwood as ‘an essential window into many of the hazard-strewn worlds younger women are living in’ brought together dynamic and urgent voices that captured what it means to be a woman in the Trump era. Contributors Joelle OwusuKristy Diaz and Zeba Talkhani discuss working class experience, racial divides, immigration, contraception, finding a voice online, role models and more.

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Nasty Women - the Publishing Sensation of 2017 - at Literary Dundee
Oct
20
3:30pm 3:30pm

Nasty Women - the Publishing Sensation of 2017 - at Literary Dundee

Debut publisher 404 Ink’s Kickstarter campaign far exceeded its target and claimed the support of 1,300 backers, including icon Margaret Atwood, and it was the bestselling title at this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival. Three contributors – Jen McGregor, Alice Tarbuck and Becca Inglis – join Literary Dundee to discuss their work, and why it’s more important than ever to hold the truth to account in the midst of sensationalism and international political turmoil.

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Chris McQueer: Flint & Pitch at Unbound, Edinburgh International Book Festival
Aug
27
8:00pm 8:00pm

Chris McQueer: Flint & Pitch at Unbound, Edinburgh International Book Festival

A delicious mash-up of spoken word, poetry and music featuring some of the best rising stars of the literary and music scenes in Scotland. The bill includes poetry and spoken word from Rachel McCrum and Sara Hirsch; up-and-coming 404 Ink author Chris McQueer; music from Laurence Made Me Cry and more, all brought to you by Scotland's finest champions of new voices, Flint & Pitch.

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Interrobang?! - Chris McQueer HINGS book launch - Edinburgh
Jul
28
7:00pm 7:00pm

Interrobang?! - Chris McQueer HINGS book launch - Edinburgh

From the streets of working class Scotland, and on occasion, a little beyond our solar system, comes one of the country's most hilarious debut writers. He caught folks' imagination on Medium with his stories, had rooms howling with laughter on the spoken word circuit, and now it's time to launch Hings into the world with an epic Interrobang?! party.
 

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