I’ll be reading with Nat Raha and Rob Halpern on Monday 22nd May 2017 at the Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SR. 7pm. Free entry, but advance booking recommended: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rob-halpern-nat-raha-peter-manson-tickets-34086160624. Access statement for the venue here. Thanks to Colin Herd for organising.
There will be a symposium on, uh, me at the University of Glasgow, Friday 27th and Saturday 28th October 2017. Friday evening is a poetry reading, featuring (among others) Linus Slug, Nat Raha, Nick-e Melville, Jow Lindsay, Sarah Hayden and Holly Pester. Symposium proper on Saturday, followed by a reading by, uh, me.
More information and Call for Papers at https://mansonsymposium.com/
Thanks to Ellen Dillon, Tom Betteridge, Colin Herd and nicky melville for organising.
Very pleased to say I’ll be reading at this year’s SoundEye Festival in Cork, Ireland. Here’s the programme:
Guest House, Chapel Street, Cork, Ireland
Followed by Closed Mic
I’ll be reading for the Boise State University MFA Reading Series, at 7:30pm on Friday 19th February 2016. Venue: The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd., Boise, Idaho 83702, USA. The reading is free and open to the public. Website: http://english.boisestate.edu/mfa/visiting-writers/
Thanks to Martin Corless-Smith and Maya Duratovic for organising.
I’ll be reading with Holly Pester and Xelis de Toro at Hi Zero in Brighton on Wednesday 27th January 2016. Venue: upstairs at the Hope & Ruin, just down from the train station on Queen’s road, Brighton. Doors at 7:30pm for an 8pm start. £4. Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/539596539532777/
Thanks to Joe Luna for organising.
Two readings coming up soon:
Tuesday 26th May 2015: reading with Calum Rodger at the University of Glasgow 4th International Post-Graduate Arts and Humanities Conference. 8pm at the Gilchrist Postgraduate Club, opposite main gate on University Avenue. Free entry.
Late notice of two readings:
Friday 1st May 2015: reading as part of the Avant-Gardes Now! Symposium at Oxford Brookes University. Pdf programme here — the day conference is now fully-booked, but there may still be seats for the evening reading at 6.15pm (ask the organisers — email address in pdf).
Tuesday 5th May 2015: Reading with Mendoza at the Centre for Poetry and Poetics at the University of Sheffield. 5pm, Seminar Room, Humanities Research Institute. Part of the science of poetry / the poetry of science series of readings and talks. Free entry.