Books, Book launch

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Launch: Tim Craven’s Lake Effect

A special night of Tapsalteerie poetry to celebrate the launch of Tim Craven’s debut poetry pamphlet, Lake Effect. Reading alongside Craven will be Kate Tough and Calum Rodger. Originally from Stoke-on-Trent, Tim Craven lives in Edinburgh where he is completing a PhD examining the characterisation of mental illness in…

Scottish Poetry Library, Edinburgh

Tue 16 Jul

Free / 0131 557 2876

  • 19:30 – 21:00

Outwith Festival

Dunfermline-based festival that celebrates comedy, music, literature, theatre and visual art in and around the city. The line-up for 2018 included ex-Beta Band member and director John Maclean, screenwriter Gregory Burke, James Yorkston and many more.

Various venues: Dunfermline

Tue 3 Sep

Times & prices vary

Wed 4 Sep

Times & prices vary

Thu 5 Sep

Times & prices vary

…and 3 more dates until 8 Sep

Pie & Mash London: Photography Exhibition

Permanent exhibition installed at Noted Eel & Pie House that documents the remaining pie and mash shops in London.

Noted Eel & Pie House, London E11

Tue 25 Jun

Free / 020 8539 2499

  • 11:00

Wed 26 Jun

Free / 020 8539 2499

  • 11:00

Thu 27 Jun

Free / 020 8539 2499

  • 11:00
…and 248 more dates until 1 Mar 2020

Chinese Cuisine: Does Cultural Authenticity Matter?

An expert range of panellists discuss what constitutes 'authentic' when it comes to Chinese cuisine.

Asia House, London W1G

Tue 25 Jun

£10 (£8; Members £5; Students free)

Clare Mackintosh: After the End

The number one Sunday Times bestselling author discusses her newest book.

Jaffe and Neale Bookshop, Chipping Norton

Thu 27 Jun

£5 / 01608 641033

Hit Factories: Book Launch

A night of music and conversation to launch Karl Whitney's new book Hit Factories: A Journey Through the Industrial Cities of British Pop, in conversation with Harry Pearson.

World Headquarters, Newcastle upon Tyne

Thu 27 Jun

Free / 0191 281 3445

  • 19:00 – 22:00

OneTrackMinds

Six storytellers share stories about the music that changed their lives.

Wilton's Music Hall, London E1

Thu 11 Jul

£3–£12.50 / 020 7702 2789

Books and Beans Poetry Night

Monthly poetry reading and open mic night. Audience members are encouraged to bring a poem to share.

Books and Beans, Aberdeen

Thu 27 Jun

Free / 01224 646 438

Featuring poet and translator Alasdair Gordon.

  • 18:30 – 20:00

Thu 25 Jul

Free / 01224 646 438

Featuring poet and translator Alasdair Gordon.

  • 18:30 – 20:00

Thu 29 Aug

Free / 01224 646 438

Featuring poet and translator Alasdair Gordon.

  • 18:30 – 20:00
…and 16 more dates until 31 Dec 2020

Edge-Lit 8

Full day of horror, crime, fantasy and science-fiction events, featuring big genre names such as Aliette De Bodard, Anne Charnock and Tim Lebbon.

QUAD, Derby

Sat 13 Jul

£30 / 01332 290606