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Literary Talk by Olivia Laing

Wednesday 23. April, 6 p.m., Clare Hall, Richard Eden Suite.

The next in the series of literary talks hosted by Clare Hall is by

Olivia Laing is a writer and critic with a particular interest in books, art, sexuality and places . Since January she is 2014 Eccles Writer in Residence at the British Library.

For further details please email Trudi Tate or  follow link.

Tuesday, 6. May 2014 - An introduction to visual story-telling


Karrie Fransman

Comic creator Karrie produces illustrated articles, graphic novels and works on art projects. Her work include the autobiographical comic strip, My Peculiar World (Guardian), the fictional graphic story, The Night I Lost My Love (The Times), The House That Groaned (Random House's Square Peg) and  comic articles and reviews for The New Statesman, The Telegraph, Time Out, The Guardian, Psychologies Magazine and The Young Vic.

Karrie will give us an introduction to visual story-telling - the world of sequential art from the Bayeux Tapestry to modern comics.

Thure Etzold,  cwssc14
David Franks,  Cambridge Writers Short Story competition 2014
David Franks,  The Philippa Pearce Lectures