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Glasgow Women’s Library Commonwealth Writer’s Collection in Edinburgh

18th June, 2016 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until 25th June, 2016

DSCN0066Following the Commonwealth Games in 2014, Glasgow Women’s Library has gathered a unique collection of commonwealth women writers which will be showcased at Edinburgh Central Library for the duration of the Harpies Fechters and Quines festival.

Monday 13th – Saturday 25th June
Edinburgh Central Library, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh

The collection will be on display and available to read (reference only). From well-known names such as Margaret Atwood and Doris Lessing to poets and novelists from the Caribbean, Malaysia, Kenya, the Tamil Indian poet Salma and the South African performance poet Toni Stuart – these are just a few of the treasures you’ll find – so drop in and discover some fascinating international voices.

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Details

Date:
18th June, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Glasgow Women’s Library
Phone:
0141 550 2267
Email:
info@womenslibrary.org.uk
Website:
https://womenslibrary.org.uk/

Location

GWL in Landressy Street
23 Landressy Street
Glasgow, G40 1BP United Kingdom
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Phone:
0141 550 2267