Cornwall

Readings, festivals & events

In addition to being writer-in-residence at the Arnolfini in Bristol, Katrina has the following events coming up: 22 October – North Cornwall Book Festival, 10 am, free https://www.serenbooks.com/event/katrina-naomi-north-cornwall-book-festival 5 November – Morrab Library reading, Penzance, with Caroline Carver and Penelope Shuttle, plus open mic, 10.30 am (doors open at 10), free but donations welcome. Hosted by …

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Bursaries available

Writers’ Bursaries for Brisons Veor, Cornwall Brisons Veor is delighted to announce a call for applications from writers for two fully-bursaried places for a week’s residency in West Cornwall in 2017. The bursaries (worth £275 each) are open to writers who are low-waged and working towards a collection of poetry or short stories, a novel …

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Readings & launch dates

Katrina’s second collection, The Way the Crocodile Taught Me, has just been published by Seren. The following readings/festivals are confirmed: 23 April – Wenlock Poetry Festival, reading with Rosie Shepperd  http://www.wenlockpoetryfestival.org/event/rosie-shepperd-and-katrina-naomi/ 17 May – The Way the Crocodile Taught Me London launch, The Yorkshire Grey pub, 2 Theobold’s Road, London WC1X 8 PN, 7 pm, …

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‘an hour from here’ – A poetry/art collaboration

Katrina is just back from a week’s residency, as part of the Brisons Veor programme, in West Cornwall. During that week, she began a new collaboration, ‘an hour from here’, with the visual artist, Tim Ridley. Katrina and Tim are keeping the subject of the ‘an hour from here’ collaboration quiet for the time being…but it involves …

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