Ticket Details/Links via each event page
Thursday 19th October
Tales from the Graveyard – Top local authors read eerie and chilling stories inspired by the cemetery location.
Friday 20th October
Stories of Strong Women – Becky Walsh interviews other local writers about fictional heroines breaking new ground.
Flash Slam – Join us for the slam with a difference.
Saturday 21st October
Tangent Book Fair – New and second-hand books for sale, readings and signings by Tangent Books authors and guests
40 Years of Thrill Power -Join Rob Williams, Dave Kendall & Lee Carter to celebrate 40 years of 2000AD
Making History – A workshop for those interested in historical writing – fiction and non-fiction.
Straight Outta Bristol – Thomas Brooman and Gill Loats join Richard Jones to discuss the origins of The Bristol Sound.
It Must Have Been Dark by Then – A book and audio experience that uses a mixture of evocative music, narration and field recording to bring you stories of changing environments.
Sunday 22nd October
A Night of Crime – Come and join Writers Unchained at the SouthBank Club for a night of murderously good crime stories from some of our best local writers.
Monday 23rd October
Once Upon a Time in the West – Come to at a screening of True Grit (by the Coen Brothers) and discuss film adaptions afterwards in a Q & A with local Western writers Stark Holborn, Charles Millsted in conversation with Jonathan L Howard.
Tuesday 24th October
Bristol Writers Group Go Into The Dark – Join Bristol Writers Group and friends in the dark and mysterious Redcliffe Caves for a night of stories with twisted themes.
Wednesday 25th October
Novel Nights – At this Novel Nights talk, Cornerstones editor, Dionne McCulloch, will explain what a literary consultancy does, how they can help writers, what the editor’s role is and give tips on submissions.
Thursday 26th October
Crime in the Caves – Join us underground at Redcliffe caved for some spinetingling criminal tales from Sanjida Kay, Cavan Scott, CL Taylor, AA Abbott, Amy Fitzjohn
My Artichoke Heart – Join acclaimed poet Rebecca Tantony and poetry friends Malaika Kegode, Tom Sastry and Stef Mo for a feast of words and food.
Friday 27th October
Blogging for Writers – In this interactive seminar, content coach, blogger and fiction author Amy Morse will take you through some actionable tips and inspiration to earn with your words.
Tangent Books Story – Join the legendary Bristol publisher Richard Jones and friends.
How to be your own publisher – Publish your own books and be commercially successful – learn more from local members of the Alliance of Independent Authors.
Saturday 28th October
The Great Book Busk – A chance to listen to and engage with your local writing community.
Social Media for Writers – Join social media consultant and fiction writer Tom Mason and discover tips and tricks to raise your profile on sites like Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.
Talking Tales – A warm, friendly story-telling night, showcasing the talent of Bristol and beyond.
BristolCon – A one-day science fiction and fantasy convention organized by the BristolCon Foundation,
Sunday 29th October
Writing Climate Change – A creative event with local writers who are exploring climate change.