Spoken Word and Literary Events

Exhibition Launch: Graphic Details- Confessional Comics by Jewish Women

Tuesday September 23, 2014

Curated by Myriad graphic author Sarah Lightman and contributed to by Myriad's creative director Corinne Pearlman, Graphic Details is a groundbreaking internationally touring exhibition exploring Jewish women's autobiographical comics.

Lisa Cutts at Allington Library, Kent

Tuesday September 23, 2014

Lisa Cutts will be reading from and signing copies of her new novel Remember, Remember at Allington Library, Castle Road, Maidstone, Kent.

Graphic Storytelling Workshop at Charleston's Small Wonder Festival

Saturday September 27, 2014

Nye Wright, author of graphic memoir, Things to do in a Retirement Home Trailer Park When You're 29 and Unemployed will be leading this workshop on the art of Graphic Storytelling at short story festival, Small Wonder, Charleston.

Myriad authors at The Lantern Fayre

Friday October 3, 2014 - Sunday October 5, 2014

Nye Wright and Hannah Eaton at Shoreham Wordfest

Sunday October 5, 2014

Graphic novelists, Nye Wright and Hannah Eaton, return with their Graphic novel drawing workshop. Last year was great fun, so we brought them back for more!

Darryl Cunningham and Ian Williams at Manchester Literary Festival

Tuesday October 7, 2014

Stories. Myths. Fables. Re-imaginings. Wild landscapes. Hidden histories. Epic adventures. Strange revelations.

Imaginative writing has always been at the heart of Manchester Literature Festival and we have a wealth of wonderful writers, poets and wordsmiths lined up for you this year.

Sally O'Reilly at Shoreham Wordfest

Saturday October 11, 2014 3-4.30pm

Sally O'Reilly will be appearing at Shoreham Wordfest to discuss the inspirations behind her historical novel, Dark Aemilia.

Lakes International Comic Arts Festival - Cunningham, Phoenix and Streeten

Friday October 17, 2014 - Sunday October 19, 2014 Teller of Tales: Darryl Cunningham Sunday 14:15 - 15:15

Now in its second glorious year, the Kendal festival welcomes Myriad authors Darryl Cunningham, Nicola Streeten and Woodrow Phoenix among a stellar array of guests.

Myriad will be hosting a table selling our graphic novels at the Comics Clocktower on the Saturday and Sunday with some help from Gareth Brookes!

Woodrow and the Giant Book at The Lakes Comic Art Festical

Sunday October 19, 2014

Woodrow Phoenix, author of Rumble Strip has crafted She Lives, a silent comic story set in California in the late 1940s, to be a surprising and absorbing visual and storytelling experience.

Darryl Cunningham Launches Supercrash at the Lakes Comic Art Festival

Sunday October 19, 2014

Darryl Cunningham will be launching Supercrash at LICAF this year.

Hannah Vincent at UCA Farnham

Monday October 20, 2014 5.30-7, Room R9

Hannah Vincent, author of Alarm Girl will be at UCA Farnham reading as part of their Scrivener Series, a programme of talks described as the ‘flagship’ of their Creative Writing programme.

Hannah Vincent at Kingston University

Wednesday October 29, 2014 5.00pm

Hannah Vincent, author of Alarm Girl, will be at Kingston University with fellow Creative Writing MA graduate Stevan Alcock.

Lesley Thomson at The Bookish Supper Society

Wednesday October 29, 2014

Myriad author Lesley Thomson author of A Kind Of Vanishing will be at October's Bookish evening with Laura Lockington- a night of supper, wine and conversation.

Supercrash Launch at Foyles

Monday November 3, 2014

Darryl Cunningham will be in conversation with Danny Dorling discussing his new graphic book Supercrash

INSPIRE Workshops: How To Finish Your Novel And Get It Published

Saturday November 8, 2014

Myriad author Lizzie Enfield, author of Living With It is hosting this full day workshop where industry experts such as Myriad director Candida Lacey help make sure that your work-in-progress becomes a published book.

Myriad Graphic Authors at Thought Bubble

Sunday November 9, 2014 - Sunday November 16, 2014

Darryl Cunningham, author of Science Tales and Supercrash and Nicola Streeten, author of Billy, Me & You will be at this year's Thought Bubble Festival in Leeds.

Communities of Experience? A Symposium on Autobiographical Comics by Jewish Women

Wednesday November 12, 2014

Sarah Lightman, artist and co-curator of touring exhibition Graphic Details, will be leading this symposium on Jewish women's autobiographical comics, including a presentation by Myriad's Creative Director, Corinne Pearlman.

Hannah Vincent at Speaky Spokey

Friday November 28, 2014

Hannah Vincent, author of Alarm Girl will be at Speak Spokey at Latest Music Bar