Festival 2019 'At a Glance'

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Thursday, 26th September 2019

Ashley Cooper Event
7:30pm, Tullie House, £7.00
Images From a Warming Planet

Saturday, 28th September 2019

SpeakEasy Poetry
7:30pm, Cakes and Ale Cafe, FREE
Freiraum

Sunday, 29th September 2019

Zosia Wand Event
5:30pm, Cakes and Ale Cafe, £6.00
Readers’ Party

Monday, 30th September 2019

Natalie Haynes Event
7:30pm, Stanwix Theatre, £8.00
Troy Story

Tuesday, 1st October 2019

Iain Matthews and Ian Clayton Performance
7:30pm, Stanwix Theatre, £8.00
Words and Music

Wednesday, 2nd October 2019

Helen Weston Workshop
10:30am - 12:30pm, Carlisle Library, £12.00
Writing as Therapy
Hunter Davies Event
7:30pm, Tithe Barn, £10.00
Happy Old Me

Thursday, 3rd October 2019

Lauren Sharkey Event
7:30pm, Stanwix Theatre, FREE
Resisters - 52 Young Women Making Herstory Right Now

Friday, 4th October 2019

Sarah Davy Workshop
10:30am - 12:30pm, Carlisle Library, £12.00
Starting a Writer’s Blog
Tim Farron Event
1:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £8.00
A Better Ambition: Confessions of a Faithful Liberal
Ann Cleeves Event
3:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £8.00
Detective Creations
Joanne Harris Event
5:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £10.00
The Strawberry Thief
Scary Little Girls Performance
8:00pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £10.00
Salon du Chocolat

Saturday, 5th October 2019

Razwan Ul-Haq Workshop
10:00am - 12:00pm, Tullie House, £12.00
Arabic Calligraphy Using Traditional Materials to Conceptual Art.
Adele Parks Workshop
10:00am - 1:00pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £25.00
20 Tips for Getting That Novel Written – No Excuses!
Alan Brown Event
10:30am, Tullie House, £7.00
Overlander: A Bikepacking Journey
Malcolm Carson Poetry
10:30am - 12:00pm, Tullie House, £5.00
Poetry Breakfast
Jamie Normington Event
11:30am, Carlisle Library, £4.00 (Free for Children)
The Lost Words
Nathan Filer Event
11:30am, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £8.00
The Heartland: Finding and losing Schizophrenia
Helen Mort Workshop
12:00pm - 2:00pm, Tullie House, £12.00
‘Where am I? Writing Place, Placing Writing.’
Emma Darwin Event
12:30pm, Tullie House, £7.00
This is Not a Book About Charles Darwin: A Writer's Journey Through my Family.
Louise Minchin Event
1:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £8.00
Dare to Tri
Razwan Ul-Haq Event
2:00pm, Carlisle Library, £5.00
Phobiastan – a North of England Art and Poetic Response to Islamophobia.
Cate Haste Event
2:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £8.00
Passionate Spirit
John Rees Event
2:30pm, Tullie House, £7.00
The Leveller Revolution
Emma Darwin Workshop
3:00pm - 5:00pm, Tullie House, £12.00
Memoir, Life-Writing and (Auto)biographical Fiction
Polly Atkin Workshop
3:00pm - 5:00pm, Tullie House, £12.00
Objectification: Writing the World Through Objects
Andrew Roberts Event
3:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £8.00
Churchill: Walking with Destiny
Adele Parks Event
4:00pm, Tullie House, £7.00
Truth, Truth, Truth: What’s it Like Being a Career Novelist?
Gervase Phinn Event
5:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £10.00
The School Inspector Calls!
Northern Powerhouse Poetry
7:30pm, Cakes and Ale Cafe, £6.00
Kerry Darbishire, Geraldine Green, Katie Hale and Helen Mort
Amanda Owen Event
8:00pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £10.00
Adventures of the Yorkshire Shepherdess

Sunday, 6th October 2019

David Mark Workshop
10:30am - 3:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £35.00
Creative Writing Masterclass
Luke Yates Workshop
10:30am - 12:00pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £12.00
An Introduction to Emotive Songwriting
Marianne Taylor Event
10:30am, Tullie House, £7.00
Scottish Wildcats – Their Past, Present and Uncertain Future
Andrew White Workshop
10:30am - 12:30pm, Tullie House, £12.00
Pitching and Writing for Magazines
Helen Mort and Katie Hale Event
11:30am, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £8.00
Where Do We Draw The Line?
Sue Armstrong Event
12:30pm, Tullie House, £7.00
Borrowed Time: How and Why We Age.
Angela Gallop Event
1:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £8.00
A Forensic Scientist’s Search for the Truth
Emma Decent Performance
2:30pm, Carlisle Library, £5.00
I Don’t Know What I’m Supposed To Be Doing.
Andrew Hill Event
2:30pm, Tullie House, £7.00
Ruskinland
Andrew White Workshop
2:30pm - 4:30pm, Tullie House, £12.00
Marketing Yourself : A Guide for the Self-Published or Freelance Writer
Edoardo Albert and Paul Gething Event
3:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £8.00
Warrior: A Life of War in Anglo-Saxon Britain
Jovan Nicholson Event
4:00pm, Tullie House, £7.00
The Art of Kate Nicholson
Jackie Morris Event
5:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £8.00
The House Without Windows

Monday, 7th October 2019

Liz Grand Performance
7:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £12.00
Where is Mrs Christie?
Border Mics! Event
7:30pm, The Vallum Gallery, FREE
Open Mic Night with Lucy Burnett

Tuesday, 8th October 2019

Alexander McCall Smith Event
7:30pm, Crown and Mitre Hotel, £10.00
An Evening with Alexander McCall Smith

Borderlines Book Festival has been developed through partnership working between public and private enterprise. The three partners are: Bookends of Carlisle; Cumbria County Council’s Library Service and Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery Trust.

Bookends Cumbria County Council's Library Service Tullie House

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