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The Typing Man Performances

  • Sat, 26 Oct 2013
  • 4.00 PM - 5.00 PM
  • Tickets: Free

In many countries people have their letters typed for them in public spaces, outdoors. What might happen if the letter is not official business but a love letter, a letter to yourself in ten years' time, or perhaps a note to a long-lost pet?

'The Typing Man', written by A. T. Boyle, was shortlisted in Mslexia's International Short Story awards 2012. The story is launched in a special edition on 26th October 2013 with dual language writing inspirations. Alison's full-length novel about the region's artificial silk industry 'from Pakistan to Preston', incorporating Urdu, was published last year (www.artificialsilk.org).


Take part in this entirely unique Turkish and English book launch with Alison Boyle, Gül Turner, Mercy and talented performers from Liverpool Hope University. The imaginative letter writing with Turkish/Arabic names, promenades and soundscape are suitable for all ages. 


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