UEA Live: Linda Rose Parkes
Linda Rose Parkes, poet and painter, was born in the Channel Isles and studied literature at UEA where she went on to do the Creative Writing M.A with Malcolm Bradbury. She has published four poetry collections and her award-winning work has been praised for its elusive magic and haunting clarity. She continues to run poetry workshops and began painting 7 years ago.
‘Linda Rose Parkes writes as she paints – with generosity, wonder and luminous colour.’ – Helen Ivory
With special faculty guest reader Philip Langeskov
Philip Langeskov was born in Copenhagen in 1976. He writes short stories and lectures at UEA. Barcelona was published by Daunt Books in 2013. Other stories have been published and broadcast in various places, including the BBC, Five Dials, The Ninth Letter and Best British Short Stories 2011 and 2014.
Doors open for all events at 6.30 for a 7pm start. No booking necessary. Arrive early to secure your seat.
About UEA Live
Join us for UEA Live – a season of free literature events where we showcase the very best of UEA’s past, present and future literary talent. Our headline authors are supported by writers from across the current UEA Creative Writing programmes.
Grab a drink from the bar, browse books from The Book Hive and settle in for a cosy evening in the company of words, in the heart of England’s first UNESCO City of Literature. All are very welcome.