At the end of my year as Artful Scribe Writer in Residence at John Hansard Gallery, I’m contributing to five, free events all held at the gallery between 1st and 4th November. Moving Gallery Notes, the film-poems that I have produced from the residency will be screening during gallery opening hours between Friday 2nd and Sunday 4th November.
Here is the info on the five events, with clickable links to reserve places:
Thursday November 1st, 6–8pm.
Iain Morrison & Walter van Rijn
Iain presents a first live reading of Moving Gallery Notes, the film-poem poetry series he has produced in residency. Walter van Rijn talks about his work for Time after Time and the two artists discuss their work, made in response to John Hansard Gallery’s programme.
Friday November 2nd, 7.45pm-10.15pm.
SO:To Speak SO:Write Showcase
Iain reads as part of the full roster of writers who have been involved in ArtfulScibe’s writing programme in Southampton over the last two years. Headlined by MC and poet, Dizraeli.
Saturday November 3rd, 10.30am–12.30pm.
Time and Time Again: Writing Workshop with Iain Morrison
In this workshop participants will write brief responses to the works in the Time After Time exhibition before compiling them into their own poem retrospective. For ages 15+.
Sunday November 4th, 1–3pm.
SO:Write Book Launch
Iain takes part in a celebration of Artful Scribe’s SO:Write anthologies and his and partner Writer-in-Residence Nazneen Ahmed’s publications.
Sunday November 4th, 3.30–4.30pm.
Moving Gallery Notes
Iain gives a final live reading of Moving Gallery Notes, the film-poem series he has produced during his residency. The poems chart a year at John Hansard Gallery and explore the experience of the communities forming in and around the Gallery’s spaces.