The Untenanted Room by James Simpson and Carolyn Trant will feature at the following events.

15th May 2011 The Mayfield Fringe Festival – Poetry Life’s Song, Agenda Poetry Reading featuring Stephen O’Brien, Tim Murdoch and James Simpson. The Middle House Pub, High Street, Mayfield.

9th June 2011  The Needlewriters Lewes, The Needlemakers, West Street Lewes.

23rd – 25th September 2011 The London Art Bookfair, Whitechapel.

Thursday 6th October 2011 6.00pm-8.00pm  National Poetry Day Celebration, ‘Poetry and the Sacred’. Poetry Reading in the Dresden Room, George Bell House, Chichester Cathedral. http://www.chi.ac.uk/services/events/eventarticle.cfm?articleId=1295

Saturday 8th October 2011 12.30-1.30pm  The Exeter Poetry Festival, Exeter Central Library, Exeter. Poetry reading and book launch. http://www.exeterpoetryfestival.com/

Wednesday 12th October 2011 7.00pm Our Common Ground – Poetry Reading Celebrating the Countryside and Farming.  The Cheltenham Literary Festival. http://www.cheltenhamfestivals.com/find-events/literature/l223-our-common-ground

22nd October 2011    Poetry and Print Around the Block. Pushing Print Festival 2011, Margate.

30th October 2011   Poetry and Nature: an evening of poetry inspired by the Sussex landscape and beyond. The Linklater Pavillion, Lewes.

4th – 5th November 2011  Oxford Fine Press Bookfair, Oxford.

9th February 2012 Agenda Poetry Festival, at Lauderdale House, Hampstead.

Thursday 16th February 2012 6.00pm-8.00pm  The Untenanted Room: Poetry Reading with James Simpson and Carolyn Trant. Pallant House Gallery, Chichester. Sussex Poet James Simpson will read from his latest volume and discuss creative collaboration with artist and printmaker Carolyn Trant. Followed by book-signing in the Pallant Bookshop. http://www.pallant.org.uk/docs/phg_whatson_autumn2011_260911_final_lores_0.pdf