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Saturday

Songs and stories from Afghanistan with Veronica Doubleday

Description

Veronica will sing some traditional Afghan women’s wedding songs, playing a frame drum and accompanied by her husband on a two-stringed lute. By explaining the meaning of these songs, she will bring the hidden female culture of Afghan women to…

Venue

The Big Marquee

Time

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Ticket Price

£5 (free to patrons)

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My Pen is the Wing of a Bird with Lucy Hannah

Description

Lucy Hannah talks to Pippa Davies about her anthology of contemporary women's short fiction in translation, featuring work by emerging women writers from across Afghanistan. "My pen is the wing of a bird; it will tell you those thoughts we are…

Venue

The Big Marquee

Time

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Ticket Price

£5 (free to patrons)

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Walk with Leif - Wild Flower Power

An event for children

Description

Childrens Event Wildlife author Leif Bersweden will run a guided walk for children (accompanied by responsible adults) around the fields of Llangwm to explore the wonders of Llangwm's wild flowers. Sensible footwear or wellies advised. Limited numbers so please book early.

Venue

Meet outside the Small Marquee

Time

11:30 am - 12:45 pm

Ticket Price

£1 (free to patrons and their children)

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Brother David 'Deep unto Deep'

Description

Brother David returns to Llangwm from Caldey Island to present his eighth collection of poetry reflecting the monastic life of prayer in an island setting. Seascapes, the island flora and fauna, the flight of birds, liturgy, memoir and contemporary issues…

Venue

The Big Marquee

Time

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Ticket Price

£3 (free to patrons)

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Historical Flash Fiction

Description

Short on words but long on depth, flash fiction should sting like good poetry. Punchy, succinct and surprising, the best flash stories shift the reader’s heart but also keep it beating hard. Taking our cue from historical people, places, and/or…

Venue

St Jerome's Church, Llangwm

Time

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Ticket Price

£5 (free to patrons)

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Liz Monk - Come Paint with me!

Description

Llangwm's Liz Monk invites you to drop in at Black Tar Beach for an hour or four of plein air painting on Saturday 13 August between noon and 4:00 pm. In the case that we have rain, this session will…

Venue

Black Tar or in case of rain, the Small Marquee.

Time

Any time between noon and 4 pm

Ticket Price

£2 payable to Liz when you arrive at Black Tar Beach or the Small Marquee (if it rains)

Putin's People by Catherine Belton

How the KGB took back Russia and then took on the West

Description

SOLD OUT A chilling and revelatory expose of the KGB’s renaissance, Putin’s rise to power, and how Russian black cash is subverting the world. In Putin’s People, former Moscow correspondent and investigative journalist Catherine Belton reveals the untold story of how Vladimir…

Venue

The Big Marquee

Time

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Ticket Price

£5 (free to patrons)

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Alexandria by Paul Kingsnorth

Description

One thousand years from now, the sole inhabitants of a small island - a group no larger than an extended family - are living in a post-civilised world. They are perhaps the Earth's only human survivors. But lurking outside their isolated…

Venue

The Big Marquee

Time

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Ticket Price

£5 (free to patrons)

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A 1960s Feast at The Cottage Inn, Llangwm

Description

The iconic Cottage Inn at Llangwm will help us to all throw off the blues of the last few years with a celebration of The Summer of Love. Matthew and his team will be cooking up a feast of 1960s…

Venue

The Cottage Inn, Llangwm

Time

7:30 pm

Ticket Price

TBC - reservations available through the The Cottage Inn