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2015 V.S. PRITCHETT MEMORIAL PRIZE

Deadline: 
Mon, 2015-06-22

The 17th edition of the annual VS Pritchett Memorial Prize is now open for entries. The Prize was founded by The Royal Society of Literature at the beginning of the new millennium to commemorate the centenary of one of the finest English short story writers of the 20th century – as explained on the RSL’s website.

Eligibility 

Erna Brodber Workshop - UWI, Mona

Date: 
Mar 25 - Apr 15

The Department of Literatures in English, UWI, Mona will host a four-week Writer's Workshop with acclaimed writer Erna Brodber, from 6-8 PM on the following dates:

  • Wednesday March 25,2015
  • Wednesday April 1, 2015
  • Wednesday April 8, 2015
  • Wednesday April 15, 2015

The workshop will be held in the Graduate Conference Room of the Faculty of Humanities and Education. There are limited spaces available and registration is only guaranteed once the fee is paid at the department's office.

Publishing Standards Discussion for Self Publishers - Bookophilia

Date: 
Mar 17

Venue:  BOOKOPHILIA, 92 Hope Road, Kingston 6 Tel.  (1876) 978-5248

Time: 6:00PM

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Please see the flyer for further details.

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Information courtesy of the National Library of Jamaica 

The Kingston Book Festival 2015

Date: 
Mar 1 - Mar 8

The Kingston Book Festival is back and here is the second part of the schedule for the week of events!

The Kingston Book Festival 2015

Date: 
Mar 1 - Mar 8

The Kingston Book Festival is back again with an exciting list of events that are sure to delight. 

Check out the first part of the events for the week March 1 - 8, 2015.

Late Night Lit - Peppers Lounge & Grill

Date: 
Mar 5

Venue: PEPPERS LOUNGE & GRILL, 31 UPPER WATERLOO ROAD, KINGSTON 10

Time: 9:00PM

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Please see the flyer for further details.

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Information courtesy of the Poetry Society of Jamaica 

Love Affair With Literature 4 - UWI, Mona Campus

Date: 
Mar 1

Venue: The Faculty of Humanities & Education, University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona Campus, Kingston 1. Tel. (1876) 927-1660-9 (main UWI switchboard)

Time: 11:00AM - 1:00PM

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Please see the flyer for further details.

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Information courtesy of The Poetry Society of Jamaica 

Book Launch: Mervin Spence - Redbones

Date: 
Feb 26

Venue: REDBONES BLUES CAFE, 1 Argyle Road, Kingston 10. Tel. (1876) 978-6091 or 978-8262

Time: 7:30PM

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Please see the flyer for further details.

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Information courtesy of Redbones 

Poetry Night - Redbones

Date: 
Feb 25

Venue: REDBONES BLUES CAFE, 1 Argyle Road, Kingston 10. Tel. (1876) 978-6091 or 978-8262

Time: 8:00PM

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Please see flyer for further details.

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Information courtesy of Redbones

Book Club - Bookophilia

Date: 
Feb 24

Venue: BOOKOPHILIA, 92 Hope Road, Kingston 6 Tel.  (1876) 978-5248

Time: 5:30PM

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Jodi Picoult fan's this is for you! Bookophilia is hosting its Book Club tonight where the book up for dicussion is Leaving Time.

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Information courtesy of Bookophilia 

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