22-25 July 2021 Jodrell Bank Observatory

Centre for New Writing

The Centre for New Writing presents readings from authors and poets in the atmospheric setting of our planetarium space. Join Geoff Ryman, John McAuliffe and others for Science and Science FictionPoetry at bluedot and New Fiction from Manchester. The authors will also be signing copies of their books in the signing tent by Blackwells Bookstore.

Science and SF

14:30-15:10 Geoff Ryman gives a reading followed by an interview with John McAuliffe

Poetry at Bluedot
15:10-15:30 John McAuliffe
15:30-15:50 Janet Rogerson
15:50-16:10 Vona Groarke

New Fiction from Manchester
16:10-16:30 David Gaffney
16:30-16:50 Usma Malik
16:50-17:10 Valerie O’Riordan
17:10-17:30 Ian McGuire

Image credit: Flikr/Fabio Polimanti


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