Cultured Llama’s first publication is strange fruits, a poetry collection by Maria C McCarthy, in association with WordAid.org.uk . All profits from the sale of strange fruits will go to Macmillan Cancer Support. Publication date: July 2011. Purchase via this site or on Amazon. Please note that more funds go to Macmillan if purchased directly from Cultured Llama.
Launch events for strange fruits commence on 23 July 2011 at the Hazlitt Arts Centre, Maidstone, when the author, Maria C McCarthy, will be leading a workshop ‘The short of it – a beginners’ guide to writing short fiction’. A free copy of the book is included in the course fee.
Further events include readings at Gillingham and Canterbury libraries, A guest poet appearance at a Save As Writers’ and Canterbury Poets’ event, and ‘From Page to Stage’, an evening of words, music and dance at The Avenue Theatre, Sittingbourne on 1 October. More details on the Events page.