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Writing the Earth


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Date: 19 - 21 April 2022
On-campus and Zoom

Making Creative Connections

To celebrate Earth Day 2022 (22 April), Dr Kevan Manwaring, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing, has organised a week-long programme of events exploring the environment through creativity: author talks, writing activities and playshops, open mic, and more!

Highlights include Guest Talks by authors Anita Sethi (I Belong Here) and Nicola Chester (On Gallows Down); a special session in the amazing MoDiP; a talk about making AUB a Hedgehog Friendly Campus; an Art and Ecology Playshop in the Innovation Studio; wild writing around campus; an ‘Earth Bards’ open mic at L’arte coffee shop; and an AUB Open Lecture on co-designing the village of the future.

Events are free and open to all, but some have limited numbers, so booking is recommended.

A programme of literary events celebrating earth day 2022:

• Eco games
• Guest speakers
• Creative workshops
• Wild writing
• Earth bards open mic

For further information regarding bookings and the full programme, please contact Dr Kevan Manwaring, Creative Writing.

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