Festival: An introduction to life writing

This one-hour author talk is by Michael Jarvie. It will include the following:

The nature of the beast – what exactly is life writing?
Some examples of life writing from Saint Augustine to Cash Carraway
Working-class life writing – for example, Common People and Culture Matters
Into the Silence
– a collection of working-class life writing
A reading from Into the Silence
Q&A

Date and time: Saturday 16 May 11am-noon
Venue: Training room, Crown Street Gallery
Cost: £3
Booking required: Please email michaelkjarvie@gmail.com