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InpressFriday 27th January 2017, London

Inpress Festival of Publishing

Emma Wright will be on the ‘Ways of Seeing’ panel, talking about different ways to promote literature.

Venue: Free Word Centre, 60 Farringdon Road, London, EC1R 3GA
Times: 9.30am-5pm
Tickets: £50/£25 – buy here.

Saturday 28th January 2017, Wolverhampton

Publishing Poetry (part of Wolverhampton Literature Festival)

Emma Wright talks about the process of publishing poetry. This talk is essential for budding poets looking to get their work out into the wider word and there’ll be chance for you to put your questions to Emma about the publishing world.

Venue: Wolverhampton Art Gallery
Times: 1.45pm-2.45pm
Tickets: Free, details here

TOWIISunday 12th February 2017, Nottingham

The Only Way is Indie

An excellent opportunity for writers and readers to meet with book and literary magazine publishers, to chat with editors and to better understand the indie publishing scene.

Emma Wright will be taking part in two panel discussions:

  • 1.00 pm – 2.15 pm: Illustrators, Artists, Photographers & Their Role in Indie Presses
  • 2.30 pm – 3.45 pm: Getting About in Poetry World
Venue: Nottingham Writers’ Studio
Times: 10.30am-6.30pm
Tickets: £22-£30 – buy here

Moon JuiceMonday 13th February 2017, London

Incredibly Incorrigible Poems (part of Imagine Children’s Festival at Southbank Centre)

In the mood for some incredibly incorrigible poetry? Pile into The Poetry Library for this special Imagine Children’s Festival poetry reading for 8 to 11-year-olds and their grown-ups.

Featuring Liz Brownlee, John Lyons and Kate Wakeling (author of Moon Juice).

Venue: The Poetry Library, Southbank Centre
Times: 3pm-4pm
Tickets: £8 – buy here

VerveThursday 16th – Sunday 19th February 2017, Birmingham

Verve Poetry Festival in Birmingham Waterstones


9781910139585Friday 24th February 2017, Oxford

The Dragon and the Bomb book launch party

Join us for the launch of The Dragon and the Bomb, Andrew Wynn Owen’s epyllion about a scientist, a dragon, and a bomb.

There will be drinks, a reading, and the opportunity to buy the book and get it signed.

If you would like to come, please email Emma to reserve a place: queries@theemmapress.com

Venue: All Souls College, 27 High St, Oxford, OX1 4AL
Times: 7-9pm (poetry reading at 7.30pm)
Tickets: Free entry, RSVP to queries@theemmapress.com

Saturday 4th March 2017, Lichfield

Three Emma Press poets at Lichfield Literature Festival

Readings from James Trevelyan, Emma Simon and Jack Nicholls. Buy tickets here.

Venue: Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum
Times: 6pm-7pm
Tickets: £9, buy here

Tuesday 14th – Thursday 16th March 2017, London

London Book Fair

Saturday 1st – Sunday 2nd April 2017, Bristol

BABE Bristol Artists’ Book Event at the Arnolfini