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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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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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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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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