Monday, 09. September 2019, Waterstones, Margaret Atwood's The Testaments - Launch Evening in Bath

from 09. September 2019 - 21:30 till 23:30


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"And so I step up, into the darkness within; or else the light."34 years ago, readers worldwide left Offred to an uncertain fate in The Handmaid's Tale. It is now time to go back to the Republic of Gilead and into Margaret Atwood's best-selling, award-winning world with The us for a very special launch evening to celebrate this most-loved classic - and stand in the spotlight to share your own work! We call on writers, poets, spoken-word artists and performers to submit their pieces to us. 10 will be selected to be showcased during this evening before other fans and readers.* The themes: dystopia, feminism and The Handmaid's Tale's legacy* The rules: a piece no longer than 1000 words or 5 minutes* The prize: the audience will vote for their preferred piece and the winner will leave the evening with a gift card and a free copy of The TestamentsThis is your chance to share your own Testament, enjoy drinks and be the first to get your hands on the brand new title at the stroke of midnight!To submit your work, please email  3rd on this evening, any purchase will be rewarded with double-points on your Waterstones ask a bookseller for more details.
Further details: 01225 448515

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