Canalchemy Nantgarw

Nantgarw China Works Museum, Tyla Gwyn, CF15 7TB Nantgarw, Rhondda Cynon Taff. Saturday, September 23 at 2 PM.

Canalchemy at Nantgarw China Works Museum Saturday 23rd of September 2-4pm. Poetry performance and exhibition of the Canalchemy project so far: including live performances, as well as images and films of previous performances by Lyndon Davies, Rhys Trimble, Nia Polly Watts Davies, Chris Paul, Wanda O’Connor, John Maher, Julia Lewis, John Goodby, Mamta Sagar, Allen Fisher, Anthony Mellors and Steven Hitchins filmed on location at sites along the route of the Glamorganshire canal. Arrive before if you want a look around the china works.


Steven Hitchins: a preview

Steven Hitchins will read along with Bryony Bates and Amy McCauley at our next event on Tuesday 21st February at the Castle Hotel, Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LE. Free entry, as always. 7 PM start.

Steven Hitchins’ books include Bitch Dust (Boiled String, 2012), Real Radio (ctrl+alt+del, 2014), The White City (Aquifer, 2015) and Translating the Coal Forests (Singing Apple, 2015). He runs the Literary Pocket Book small press publishing contemporary experimental writing in miniature origami editions. More about this here.


This clip is of Steven reading at North Wales International Poetry Festival.

SAPling Innovation

SAPling Innovation: Multi-dimensional paper interfaces, (in)edible poetry & live plant readings from Singing Apple Press – with guest performances from Steven Hitchins and Linus Slug (aka Tommy Peeps).
5-5.45pm on Sat 17th October @ The Peckham Pelican as part of the fantabulous Literary Kitchen Festival, co-hosted by Tom Jeffreys and his formidable army of Learned Pigs.

More here.