Comedy of Masculinity
Book Launch & Cabaret with Adrian May
7.30pm Friday 2nd May
Entry £5 on the door
Join us for the launch of another cracking title from ‘Wivenbooks’ . In his book/ CD ‘Comedy of Masculinity’ , Adrian May takes a wry look at men and masculinity in songs and poems, from ‘all men are [...]
Damage to houses on Wivenhoe Quay
Today, April 22nd 2014, is the 130th anniversary of the Great Wivenhoe Earthquake. Wivenhoe, Colchester, and Langenhoe suffered significant damage in the quake.
There’s a superb short film available to view at the East Anglian Film Archive, in which Wivenhoe resident Mrs Jane Wadley recalls her experience of that day.
View the [...]
Colombian author, literary giant and Nobel Laureate Gabriel Marcia Marquez has passed away at the age of 87.
Read the Guardian’s obituary here.
Easter’s coming up again, and as usual we’re calling upon youngsters to design an arty egg for our window display!
Templates and colouring pencils are available at the shop, or if you prefer you can take one home to finish. Completed eggs can be handed in at the shop for inclusion on our Egg Tree in [...]
The ‘New Yorker’s Parul Sehgal on Muriel Spark
read the article in the New Yorker