Posts Tagged ‘Jen Hadfield’

Shetland Arts releases overview of Wordplay 2013

Posted by on August 13th, 2013 No Comments

Shetland Arts this week has revealed some of the details of the first weekend of its annual Book Festival, Wordplay 2013, running this year from 31 August to 8 September, as well a glimpse at some of the workshops that will be available to attend throughout the Festival.
Shetland Arts’ Literature Development Officer, Donald Anderson,…

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Poetry Immersion with Jen Hadfield

Posted by on February 13th, 2013 No Comments

We are pleased to announce that Jen Hadfield will also be hosting two full day poetry workshops for adults (16+) on Saturdays 23rd February & 16th March in Mareel entitled Poetry Immersion.
Jen said: “We’ll discuss where a poem comes from, what it can be, and where it can take you, as you embark on…

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Two Places as One: Kathleen Jamie & Jen Hadfield Mareel/Inspace Poetry Exchange

Posted by on February 12th, 2013 No Comments

A live broadcast between two of Scotland’s most technologically agile arts venues
Friday 1 March, 6pm, Mareel Shetland & Inspace Edinburgh

On Friday 1 March at 6pm, Screen 2 in Mareel will play host to the Shetland end of a poetry reading which will take place simultaneously in both Lerwick and Edinburgh. The reading will…

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Hansel for Mareel project to launch on 23 December

Posted by on December 12th, 2012 No Comments

hansel (n) a gift to commemorate an inaugural occasion, the launching of a new boat, birth of a child, a new home, new enterprise. The Shetland Dictionary, John J. Graham.
Mareel has generated strong opinion from the community since its inception nearly 20 years ago. During the construction phase of the building, Shetland Arts invited…

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Shetland celebrates Book Week Scotland

Posted by on November 20th, 2012 No Comments

Next week is Book Week Scotland. Delivered by The Scottish Book Trust with partner organisations all over Scotland, Book Week Scotland will feature hundreds of events featuring writers and readers across the country. As well as a pop up festival in the Mitchell Library in Glasgow on Saturday 1st December, there will be a live…

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