An evening with The White Review
Ikon Gallery, Birmingham
Wednesday 26 July | 6.00pm t0 8.00pm
£: Free (Booking essential)
The White Review is a London-based arts and literature quarterly magazine, featuring fiction, essays, artwork, poetry, and interviews with writers and artists. Readings by recent contributors Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Julianne Pachico and Richard O’Brien will celebrate the publication of their twentieth issue.
Rowan Hisayo Buchanan is the author of the acclaimed novel Harmless Like You (Sceptre). Her short work has appeared in Granta, Guernica, The Guardian, The Harvard Review, and NPR’s Selected Shorts
Julianne Pachico was born in England and grew up in Colombia. She is currently completing her PhD in Creative and Critical Writing at UEA. She has two stories in the 2015 anthology of Best British Short Stories. Her short stories have been published by The New Yorker, Lighthouse, Litro, and The White Review, among others. Her collection The Lucky Ones is published by Faber.
Richard O’Brien’s pamphlets include The Emmores (Emma Press, 2014) and A Bloody Mess(Valley Press, 2015). His work has featured in Oxford Poetry, Poetry London, and The Salt Book of Younger Poets. His first children’s play – an adaptation of The Selfish Giant – was produced at the Arcola Theatre in December 2016. He is working on a Midlands3Cities-funded PhD on Shakespeare and verse drama at the University of Birmingham. In 2017, he won an Eric Gregory Award from the Society of Authors.
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