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Penned Up at Erlestoke # 2

Dates: March 12 - March 16 / March 19 - March 22

Venue: HMP Erlestoke, Wiltshire

LLL will be running its third festival in a prison in March 2018 and the second to be held at HMP Erlestoke in Wiltshire. Writers booked for the two week event include novelists Kit de WaalNathan Filer and Courttia Newland, poet Jonathan Edwards, journalist and author Gary Younge and spoken word artist Femi Keeling. Other speakers will include alternative celebrity chef, Levi Roots, former footballer and alcoholic Tony Adams and former hostage and broadcaster Terry Waite. In this unique model for a cross-artform literature festival, prisoners are involved in a management committee, contributing to programming, promotion and event management. 

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