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March 2, 2018 @ 6:30 pm
  • Fiction
  • Non-fiction
  • Poetry

My Europe: A Patrician Press Anthology

Mark Brayley, Petra McQueen and others


Wivenhoe Bookshop, 23 High Street
Wivenhoe, C07 9BE
All proceeds donated to European educational charities

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*** Due to adverse weather conditions this event has been rescheduled for Friday 16 March at 6.30pm ***

In their latest anthology, Patrician Press brings together poems, short stories and essays on the theme of Europe, advantages and disadvantages of the European Union. Writers share personal histories and discuss the consequences of leaving the EU.

Contributors include George Szirtes, Lemn Sissay, Helena Kennedy QC, Canon Giles Frazer, Stephen Timms MP, various Patrician Press authors such as Andrea Inglese, Emma Kittle-Pey, Robert Ronsson and others including Wersha Bharadwa and Heather Welford, with quotes from William Keegan, Polly Toynbee and Yanis Varoufakis.

The philosophy and aim of the Patrician Press is to encourage and promote writers of high-quality fiction and poetry. Small, independent and courageous, Patrician Press strongly believe that it is imperative to uphold and maintain the quality of contemporary literature in today’s challenging, competitive and ever-changing technological world.

patricianpress.com         @PatricianCom

This event is part of Essex Book Festival’s PLACE weekend in Colchester. This event is part of Essex Book Festival’s PLACE weekend in Colchester. Click here for a list of events taking place as part of the hub.


Wivenhoe Bookshop
23 High Street
Wivenhoe, C07 9BE