Past Events

Writivism at 5 and the Future of African Literature

13 Apr 18:00 - 21:00 13 Apr 18:00 - 21:00 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham & Midland Institute Birmingham & Midland Institute
We are extremely excited to announce that we will be joining forces with the Ugandan literary collective Writivism for the Birmingham launch of Writivism's brilliant new...   More info

The Five Secrets to Personal Transformation Evening Keynote

19 Apr 19:00 - 21:00 19 Apr 19:00 - 21:00 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham & Midland Institute Birmingham & Midland Institute
Perhaps you’ve already begun your journey on the spiritual path, or perhaps you’ve found yourself at a crossroads of some potentially defining moment in your life. Maybe you sense...   More info

Library of Screams

19 Apr 19:00 - 21:00 19 Apr 19:00 - 21:00 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham and Midland Institute Birmingham and Midland Institute
Classic spine-tinglers from the Golden Age of Horror are given a new lease of blood in this original stage chiller. Join the mysterious librarian, Nathaniel Caldicott as he shares...   More info

Screenwriting Workshop with Mick Ford

28 Apr 10:00 - 12:00 28 Apr 10:00 - 12:00 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham and Midland Institute Birmingham and Midland Institute
Screenwriter Mick Ford ( The Boy with the Topknot’, William and Mary’ and Single Father’ with David Tennant) will discuss and explore where to start with screenwriting and how to...   More info

Read to Write

03 May 18:30 - 20:30 03 May 18:30 - 20:30 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham and Midland Institute Birmingham and Midland Institute
Join a reading group with a difference to enhance your own fiction writing skills by modelling on a Master or Mistress of the art. You’ll be asked read or re-read two novels...   More info

Short Course: Read to Write: analyse great novels to improve your writing

03 May 18:30 - 20:30 03 May 18:30 - 20:30 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham & Midland Institute Birmingham & Midland Institute
Join a reading group with a difference to enhance your own fiction writing skills by modelling on a Master or Mistress of the art. You’ll be asked read or re-read two novels...   More info

Come of Age Book Reading by Author Activist Stephen Jenkinson

25 May 19:00 - 21:00 25 May 19:00 - 21:00 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham and Midland Institute Birmingham and Midland Institute
Event page: https:/orphanwisdom.com/event/come-of-age-the-case-for-elderhood-in-a-time-of-trouble-birmingham-uk/ The sages seem to be departing. Elections enthrone Change, that’s...   More info

Short Course: Advanced Poetry with Dr Greg Leadbetter

30 May 18:30 - 20:30 30 May 18:30 - 20:30 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham & Midland Institute Birmingham & Midland Institute
Poetry is a learned difficult art’ and for many writers moving from beginner to being a more advanced practitioner is where the hard work begins. In this course, Dr Gregory...   More info

Birmingham, UK - Prayers from the Heart tour

31 May 19:00 - 21:30 31 May 19:00 - 21:30 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham and Midland Institute Birmingham and Midland Institute
Join international bestselling author and renowned spiritual teacher Lorna Byrne for a special speaking event to celebrate the launch of her new book, Prayers from the Heart...   More info

1 Day Short Course: Making a Living From Writing

09 Jun 10:00 - 16:00 09 Jun 10:00 - 16:00 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham & Midland Institute Birmingham & Midland Institute
Saturday 9th June 10:00am 4:00pm (with a break for lunch not provided) Birmingham & Midland Institute With Cat Weatherill A one-day course for writers who are struggling...   More info

One-day Short Course: Plot and Story Structure

16 Jun 10:00 - 16:00 16 Jun 10:00 - 16:00 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham & Midland Institute Birmingham & Midland Institute
Explore the conventions of story telling and plot structure and discover how they are present in all stories. Whether you are thinking about writing, working on something or would...   More info

What’s the point of taxidermy?

19 Jun 18:00 - 19:00 19 Jun 18:00 - 19:00 - Birmingham Birmingham
Birmingham and Midland Institute Birmingham and Midland Institute
Birmingham Museums Trust cares for thousands of taxidermied animals and they are a significant part of the natural science collection. However taxidermy is sometimes seen as old...   More info


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