SEAN O’BRIEN, JACKIE KAY AND W.N. HERBERT
Their poem Mutatis Mutandis was commissioned by the Newcastle Centre for Literary Arts.
Newcastle based band Maxïmo Park played two songs : By the Monument and Books from Boxes. Both are on their album Our Earthly Pleasures, on the Warp record label.Maxïmo Park
David’s new book The True Tale of the Monster Billy Dean is published by Penguin.David Almond
Kate Fox talked about her fear of writing metaphors and how she’s tried to overcome it.Kate Fox