Here’s what we will be reading over the next few months (possibly subject to change depending on if we find something even better) …
MARCH // The Female Body, Margret Atwood – Wednesday, 12th March 2014, 7pm Finally we’re doing Atwood … PDF version available here
APRIL // a short story (tbc) taken from the anthology Inside and Other Short Fiction: Japanese Women by Japanese Women, ed. Ruth Ozeki – Wednesday, 9th April 2014, 7pm Published in 2006 this collection serves as ‘a provocative introduction to notable contemporary literature by Japanese women’.
MAY // No Sweetness Here, Ama Ata Aidoo read by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie with Flawless, Beyonce ft. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – Wednesday, 14th May 2014, 7pm Looking not only at the a short story but also ideas of reader / author / voice / audio we will listen to this reading of the short story No Sweetness Here by Ama Ata Aidoo and Flawless, taken from the new self-titled Beyonce album.