Date: 18 May 2019 Time: 14:00 – 16:00 Description: Anjana will discuss Indian culture and society as portrayed in literature. Reading from her prize-winning debut novel Under the Pipal Tree, set in India in the 1960s and the present day. Come prepared for a fun challenge, ‘Name that spice’, and to model for a saree or turban wrapping demonstration at […]
Join us for a Special Tour to celebrate the birth of Shakespeare. This tour will highlight what was happening locally within the Cathedral during the 15 and 16 hundreds. We hope to show you the influences that are evident within the Cathedral that might have impacted the bard himself during his lifetime. There will also […]
Visit the Cathedral today for an opportunity to view the Library’s copy of ‘Mr William Shakespeares comedies, histories, and tragedies; published according to the true original copies’ (1632). Included in Cathedral admission.
Global bestselling author Lesley Pearse is celebrating 25 years in publishing and will be discussing her new Sunday Times bestseller, ‘The House Across the Street’, as well as her fantastic writing career as part of National Libraries Week. Tickets are £6 and include a cream tea.
Come and meet author Emer Stamp and learn more about Pig and his friends at Exeter Library. Emer grew up in Devon and is the author and illustrator of The Unbelievable Top Secret Diary of Pig, and The Super Amazing Adventures of me, Pig. She sometimes wishes she had chosen slightly shorter titles! This event […]
Join in a new drop-in reading group at Exeter Library. Relax and enjoy the power of great stories and poems read aloud in a small group. No need to book a place, just come along. This event is part of National Libraries Week.
Starting from 4th October, we will be starting a new drop-in reading group at Exeter Library. Relax and enjoy the power of great stories and poems read aloud in a small group. No need to book a place, just come along.
Every first Thursday of the month offers the opportunity to get together and discuss the ‘Book of the Month’. Refreshments available. The group does have a waiting list – Please ring 0345 155 1001 for details.
Over 30 Events over 3 days, celebrating Exeter’s wide literary and cultural diversity
The fabulous final day! Our packed programme of author talks and workshops has something for everyone. Meet Exeter’s own super-successful Unmumsy Mum, Sarah Turner, C4 Time Team’s Tim Taylor, best-selling crime writers, Sarah Vaughan and Stella Duffy, and many more. Want to write yourself? Try Stories on a Postcard, and How to Get Published, with […]