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A Walk With Francis Plug

  A walk with Francis Plug: a guided tour around some of the most important locations in Francis Plug: Writer in Residence   A walking tour with Paul Ewen, the author of Francis Plug: Writer In Residence. Much of this critically acclaimed and Bollinger Wodehouse Prize shortlisted novel takes place in and around the beautiful […]

Story Cities: A city guide for the imagination – FREE Public Talk

Story Cities: A city guide for the imagination. Responding to and reimagining the city through flash fiction.   About the session: On National Flash Fiction Day, Story Cities creators, Rosamund Davies and Kam Rehal (University of Greenwich), together with publisher and co-editor Cherry Potts (Arachne Press), discuss their edited book Story Cities, a collection of […]

Rape Culture and Revolt: Book Launch – FREE Public Talk

  Rape Culture and Revolt: struggles of the body, sexuality and public space   About the session: Dr Alexandra Fanghanel, along with colleagues, will present a session based on her new book ‘Disrupting Rape Culture: Public Space, Sexuality and Revolt’. This session will explore the themes of the book. We will be framing this discussion […]

Evelyn, Pepys and Greenwich – FREE Public Talk

  Evelyn, Pepys and Greenwich: an introduction to varied worlds of two 17th century gentleman administrators of the Royal Navy     Greenwich has been home to remarkable people over the centuries, who have played a key role in our national story. This is a short introduction to two of the most famous individuals in […]

The Green Green Roofs of Greenwich – FREE rooftop tour

The Green Green Roofs of Greenwich – FREE rooftop tour   Free guided tour of the fascinating roof gardens of the University of Greenwich’s award-winning Stockwell Street building.   The University of Greenwich Stockwell Street roofs, of which there are 14, were established 4 years ago as exemplars of what can be achieved by planting […]

Killing Time: The Victorian World of Work – FREE EXHIBITION

  KILLING TIME: THE VICTORIAN WORLD OF WORK An exhibition that analyses how the ideology of work is portrayed in Victorian periodicals and trade magazines and how this might influence our attitudes to work today.   Ours is an age of work. We are told there is lower unemployment than for decades and that that […]

Creative Writing Showcase

  Showcase of Creative Writing from the University of Greenwich   Students from the Creative Writing programmes at Greenwich University and contributors to the annual Greenwich Creative Writing Anthology get together to share their work with a group of invited guests. There will be readings of poetry, prose and playwriting, with the added incentive of […]

Lift Off! Greenwich Student Playwriting Showcase

  Lift Off! Greenwich Student Playwriting Showcase 2019   Don’t miss our exciting showcase of brand new work by University of Greenwich playwriting students. Enjoy 12 original new plays over two days, directed by professional directors and performed by student and professional actors. Thursday 13 June and  Friday 14 June, 13.00-16.00 at Greenwich Theatre Studio, […]