KulturNatten i Uppsala 2011 – Events at The English Bookshop


KulturNatten i Uppsala 2011 – Events at The English BookshopDuring the KulturNatten Uppsala 10th of September, we will arrange three events in our Uppsala Bookshop (at Svartbäcksgatan 19):
British & Celtic Folk Music! – 3 to 4 pm
The Queens of Scotland! –  5 to 7 pm
Beat Thing! –  7:30 to 9 pm  

British & Celtic Folk Music!

From 3 to 4 pm

Helena and Fredrik will take you on a journey through British and Celtic folk music.
See the information at KulturNatten web site

The Queens of Scotland!

from 5 to 7 pm


Karen Campbell  Helen Fitzgerald

Glaswegian writers Karen Campbell & Helen Fitzgerald, strong fresh voices of the current generation of Scottish authors, visit The English Bookshop for a reading and Q&A. Karen Campbell has written four of the strongest police novels to emerge from the UK in the last decade. Helen Fitzgerald has written six astounding novels that defy definition with their unorthodox portrayals of women.

Karen Campbell will be interviewed by Carina Burman (who needs no further introduction…)
Helen Fitzgerald will be interviewed by Helena Dahlgren (of national book blogging fame, first at bokhora.se and now at Dark Places and here at bookshop.se/helena

This is a unique opportunity to listen to and meet these two amazing writers. 
See the information at KulturNatten web site

Karen Campbell in the bookshop
Helen Fitzgerald in the bookshop

Beat Thing!

7:30 to 9 pm 

An evening of diverse Beat Generation writing performed by Ann Charters (beat generation scholar and the first biographer of Jack Kerouac) and Sam Charters (eminent jazz/blues historian and biographer). This program was performed last year at the Bowery Poetry Club in New York. 
See the information at KulturNatten web site

Ann Charters in the bookshop
Sam Charters in the bookshop
Beat Generation in the bookshop 

Beat Thing! Event at The English Bookshop