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BREVIEW: Spring at Birmingham Literature Festival @ REP & other venues 27-29.04.18

Words by Helen Knott Antonia Beck’s first programme as Birmingham Literature Festival’s Festival Director focuses on celebrating and championing female writers. So it’s little surprise, as I walk into Birmingham REP’s Door space for my first taste of their spring weekend programme, that the audience is predominantly female. It’s shame that more men aren’t present […]

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BPREVIEW: Spring at Birmingham Literature Festival @ REP & other venues 27-29.04.18

Words by Helen Knott Spring at Birmingham Literature Festival is a weekend-long partner to the full ten day festival, running mainly at REP from Friday 27th to Sunday 29th April. Further events are also being held at the High Street branch of Waterstones, Birmingham & Midland Institute, and the Curzon Building by Millennium Point. Tickets prices […]

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BREVIEW: Beyond The Tracks… Sunday @ Eastside Park 17.09.17

      Words by Damien Russell / Pics by Michelle Martin Day three of any festival weekend is always a tough one for me. Day one I’m mad for it. Day two is a recover and then get back on it kind of day. Day three is usually spent sober, tired, and can be […]

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BREVIEW: Beyond The Tracks… Saturday @ Eastside Park 16.09.17

      Words by Damien Russell / Pics by Eleanor Sutcliffe Morning has broken. Seemingly over my head. The choices of the night before, prompted by the engaging festival feel and the desire to get all dance-y, now seem like a catalogue of errors. The chance of getting breakfast slips away; I am forced […]

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BREVIEW: Beyond The Tracks… Friday @ Eastside Park 15.09.17

      Words by Damien Russell / Pics by Denise Wilson The plan is simple: meet my friend, get to The Old Crown – the pub we’re staying in, check-in, pick up the tickets left behind the bar for us, head to Eastside Park, enjoy the event. However, plagued with overdue work the preparations […]

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