An Evening with Hollie McNish, Michael Pedersen and Malachy Tallack Saturday 13 July 2019 at Hope Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge Doors open 7.30pm for 8.00pm start - Tickets £10/£8
Join poet Hollie McNish, Scottish writer and poet Michael Pedersen and Shetland writer, singer-songwriter and all round lovely man Malachy Tallack as they read and sing in the beautiful Hope Chapel. Expect strong language. 18+. (Babes in arms welcome)
PLEASE NOTE: book signing after the event
About Hollie: Benjamin Zephaniah says ‘I can’t take my ears off her’, Kate Tempest describes her poetry as ‘welcoming, galvanising and beautiful’. With over ten million YouTube views for her online poetry performances, Ted Hughes Award winner Hollie McNish is a poet whose readings are not to be missed. Here she'll talk fruit, flesh, guilt, sex, politics and breasts.
About Michael: ‘Leading the way in new Scottish Writing’, Michael Pedersen is a Robert Louis Stevenson Fellowship winner, a John Mather Trust Rising Star of Literature, a Canongate Future 40, Neu! Reekie! co-founder/co-chief and much more. His recent collection, Oyster, is several times reprinted and was illustrated by and performed live with Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchison. He has a keen interest in the French language and plays basketball.
About Malachy: Malachy Tallack is the chatty, award-winning author of two works of non-fiction and, most recently, a novel, The Valley at the Centre of the World. He is also a singer-songwriter, who has released four albums and an E.P.