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Penzance Literary Festival

Date Time Event Venue  
Sun 3 Jul 16:00 Speakeasy
Admiral Benbow
46, Chapel Street, Penzance
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Wed 6 Jul 10:00 AC11 Going Underground Dramatically
Drama Workshop with Gill McNeil
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Wed 6 Jul 10:30 ML11 Writing Workshop with Wyl Menmuir
'Scratching The Surface'
Morrab Library
Morrab Gardens, Penzance
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Wed 6 Jul 14:00 ML12 Writing Workshop with Katrina Naomi
'writing ourselves'
Morrab Library
Morrab Gardens, Penzance
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Wed 6 Jul 16:00 AC12 Wave Hub : a reading
The Cabaret Bar, The Acorn
Parade Street, Penzance
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Wed 6 Jul 18:00 OS11 Guided Literary Tour of Penzance
with Anna McClary.
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Wed 6 Jul 19:30 AC13 The Bookshop Band in Concert
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 10:30 ML21 Bridget Holding : Writing Workshop
'How To Eat An Elephant'
Morrab Library
Morrab Gardens, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 11:00 AC21 : The Stopped Heart
Julie Myerson in conversation with Patrick Gale
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 11:00 AC22: Grevel Lindop:Charles Williams
The Third Inkling
The Cabaret Bar, The Acorn
Parade Street, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 11:00 PCH21 Luke Thompson
Clay Phoenix: the life and writing of Jack Clemo,
Penlee Coach House
Penlee Park, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 11:00 SJH21 John Martin : West Country Noir
St John's Hall
Alverton Street, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 13:00 SJH22 Mike Sagar-Fenton The Coast is Clear
St John's Hall
Alverton Street, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 13:00 PCH22 Raymond Tallis
God, Free Will and the NHS
Penlee Coach House
Penlee Park, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 14:00 AC23 Katharine Norbury The Fish Ladder
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 14:00 ML22 Angela Stoner : Writing Workshop
Morrab Library
Morrab Gardens, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 15:00 SJH23 Michael Smith Shackleton:
the man and the myth
St John's Hall
Alverton Street, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 16:00 AC24 Patrick Barkham Coastlines:
the story of our shore
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 16:00 PCH23 Andrew Lanyon : Thinking with the Hands
Penlee Coach House
Penlee Park, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 18:30 AC25 Ian Abrahams, Dick Porter & Lee Trewhela
Writing About Music
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 18:30 AC26 Lucy Cooper and Adrian Rodda
Penwithís Underworlds and Otherworlds
The Cabaret Bar, The Acorn
Parade Street, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 19:30 AB21 Telltales : Going Underground
Admiral Benbow
46, Chapel Street, Penzance
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Thu 7 Jul 20:45 AC27 Hedluv + Passman
Hedluv+Passmanís Music Entertainment System
The Cabaret Bar, The Acorn
Parade Street, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 10:30 ML31 Patrick Barkham : Writing Workshop
Nature in its own write
Morrab Library
Morrab Gardens, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 11:00 AC31 Amanda Jennings In Her Wake
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 11:00 AC32 History Through the Looking Glass
Pool under The Prom
The Cabaret Bar, The Acorn
Parade Street, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 11:00 SJH31 Des Hannigan : Underground Overseas
St John's Hall
Alverton Street, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 11:00 PCH31 Steph Haxton and M J Logue
Inspired by Insurrection: hero or villain?
Penlee Coach House
Penlee Park, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 13:00 AC33 The John Daniel Players
Dungeons and Dragons
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 13:00 SJH32 Sue Kittow, Rachel Lambert & Lisa Woollett
The Land and Seascape of Cornwall
St John's Hall
Alverton Street, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 15:30 AC34 Gavin Knight
The Swordfish and the Star
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 15:30 PCH32 Kathryn Aalto
The Natural World of Winnie-the-Pooh
Penlee Coach House
Penlee Park, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 15:30 SJH33 Rachel Joyce : Writing Workshop
Talking Dialogue
St John's Hall
Alverton Street, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 18:00 OS31 Anna McClary
Guided Literary Tour of Penzance
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 18:00 AC35 John Crace & John Sutherland
Incomplete Shakespeare
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 18:00 PCH33 Bert Biscoe and Pol Hodge
Dew Vardh
Penlee Coach House
Penlee Park, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 19:30 AB31 Open Mic Night, with Spokes
Admiral Benbow
46, Chapel Street, Penzance
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Fri 8 Jul 20:00 AC36 The Great Big Litfest Quiz
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 10:00 ML41 Jane Moss and Anne Taylor
Writing workshop : dear Cornwall, dear homeland
Morrab Library
Morrab Gardens, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 10:00 UH41 Publishing Day
Full Day - 4 events plus Bonus event
The Union Hotel
Chapel Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 10:00 UH42 Sophie Buchan Getting Published
The editorís perspective
The Union Hotel
Chapel Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 11:00 AC41 Rachel Joyce in conversation
with Rachel Viney
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 11:00 AC42 Robin Lenman Images from the Depths
The Cabaret Bar, The Acorn
Parade Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 11:00 PCH41 Martin Banks and Livia Morant
Readings from The Ivy House Diary
Penlee Coach House
Penlee Park, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 11:30 UH43 Juliet PickeringHow to Get Published
the agentís perspective
The Union Hotel
Chapel Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 13:30 UH44 Laurie Garrison Online Self-Promotion
(That Wonít Make You Feel Slimy)
The Union Hotel
Chapel Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 13:30 UH45 Karen Sullivan The role of independent
The Union Hotel
Chapel Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 14:00 AC43 Andrew Miller The Crossing
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 14:00 PCH42 Penzance Local History Group
Under Sea; Under Stone
Penlee Coach House
Penlee Park, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 16:00 AC44 Sarah Turner : The Unmumsy Mum
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 16:30 AC45 Gray Lightfoot & Colin Stringer
Underground Heroes
The Cabaret Bar, The Acorn
Parade Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 16:30 PCH43 MCMC Spoken & Seth Hampshire
Our World
Penlee Coach House
Penlee Park, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 18:15 AC46 The Life of a Scilly Sergeant
Colin Taylor in conversation with Jak Stringer
The Acorn, Penzance
Parade Street, Penzance
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Sat 9 Jul 20:30 AC47 The Litfest Last Night Party
The Cabaret Bar, The Acorn
Parade Street, Penzance
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