Events

WHAT WE SHOULD HAVE SAID             Stuart Silver
With Liz Berry, Martina Evans,
Richard Douglas Pennant,
Stuart Silver and Marios Takoushis
SALISBURY ARTS FESTIVAL 
JUNE 7TH 2017

 

galwayCúirt International Festival
of Literature, Galway
Martina with
Mary O’Malley, April 26th 8.30PM
Town Hall Theatre
more info here

 

waterstones PICCADILLYINTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY
MARTINA READING WITH
Wioletta Greg, Meike Ziervogel
and Xiaolu Guo 
WATERSTONES PICCADILLY
7 pm 8th March 2017 

 

 

EnfieldMartina at Enfield Poets
Dugdale Centre Enfield Town 
Saturday March 4th 7.30pm

More info here

 

Shandon_corkCork International Poetry Festival
Martina with Hannah Lowe
Saturday afternoon February 18th 2017
Saturday Morning Four Masters Workshop
MORE INFO HERE 

 

TroubadourLOUIS JENKINS, LUKE KENNARD
& MARTINA EVANS With
MARIUS TAKOUSHIS &
STUART SILVER
Monday November 28th
The Troubadour Coffeehouse

49 Great Ormond StreetTim Cumming & Martina Evans at The Music Room 
49 Great Ormond Street London WC1N AHZ
MONDAY OCTOBER 17TH AT 7.30PM 
WINE AND POETRY

 

 

square pig 2Free Verse: The Poetry Bookfair 2016
Reading at The Square Pig 

John Clegg and Karen McCarthy-Woolf
and Martina, September 17th 2016 8pm  

Charlie Byrnes BookshopGALWAY LAUNCH  THE WINDOWS OF GRACELAND Charlie Byrne’s Bookshop
Cornstore Mall,
Middle Street,
Galway,
Ireland 1
1st July 2016 6.30pm
Further details 

Cead

CEAD WEEKEND OF IRISH ARTS

Propaganda or Poetry 

Martina reading and discussing 
with Ruth Dudley Edwards, Dave Lordan
and Gerard Smith at 
London Irish Centre,
Murray Street
Camden
JUNE 24TH 7.30 for 8PM  - details click here

Waterstones TCR 1_0CITY LIT TALKS BACK 
Waterstones
19-21 Tottenham Court Rd,
London W1T 1BJ
Thursday June 9th 7.30pm
More details  


 

THE WINDOWS OF GRACELAND

Martina Evans LaunchLONDON LAUNCH

The Keynes Library
Birkbeck School of Arts
43 Gordon Square
London WC1H OPD

Tuesday 31st May  6.30pm

Far from lITRoisin Dubh, in association with Cúirt International Festival
of Literature and Galway Rape Crisis Centre

Martina joins an array of literary, comedic and musical talent performing across three stages. 
More details here

 

Making-It-Up-The-Stinging-Fly-Talks-at-Project-Arts-Centre-Dublin-701x1024MAKING IT UP

 Martina with Niall Griffiths,
Jon McGregor and Lisa McInerney
A Stinging Fly reading
The Project Arts Centre
Temple Bar
8.15pm April 16th 2016 

more info

The-Stinging-Fly-Talks-at-Project-Arts-Centre-Dublin1Fly on the Wall Sessions:
A Stinging Fly Event
Martina in panel discussions with 
other contributors from the
After the Rising Issue of The Stinging Fly 
The Project Arts Centre
Temple Bar
Dublin 
2pm April 16th 2016 
more info here

 

St Peters Church Northview TerraceA Life in Poetry

Martina reading 
for De Beauvoir’s Women’s Institute
The Crypt at St Peter’s church,
Northchurch terrace. 
 April 7th 2016
7.30 to 9.30pm

 

The-Bloomsbury-Hotel-1The Irish Literary Society:
The Stinging Fly Launch
Declan Meade and Sean O’Reilly in discussion.
Martina reading with Aisling Fahy
& Grahame Williams 
The Bloomsbury Hotel
16-22 Great Russell Street,
London WC1B 3NN 

March 21st 2016 7.30 -9.30pm  

more info here


trinity-1024x735

 

CAMDEN & LUMEN POETRY

Martina reading with Nicholas Murray& Roisin Tierney at Trinity United Reform Church,
1 Buck St, Camden Town 1-2 mins. Camden Town tube Entrance £5/£4   Wine Friday March 4th 2016   Doors open 6.30 – reading at 7pm.

 

Waterstones TCR 1_0CITY LIT at WATERSTONES

with Alan McGonagle,Jonathan Barnes
& City Lit Students, Waterstones 19-21 Tottenham Court Rd,London W1T 1BJ

Friday February 26th 2016 7.00 -9.pm

art-workers-guildRACK PRESS  LAUNCH

Martina reading with Eve Grubin, John Greening, Andrew McCulloch at The Art Workers Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT  January 28th 2016
18.30 – 20.30pm 

 

  • city_lit_front__320x240 (1)CITY LIT FESTIVAL

Martina reading with Aideen Henry, Martin Dyer at City Literary Institute 1-10 Keely Street  London WC2B 4BA Saturday 12th September  12.15.13.45 MORE INFO

The roomPOETRY AT THE ROOM 

will feature a reading by Martina Evans, Marius Kociejowski, Nicky Heinenis, Jehane Markham, Donald Gardner Vladislav Khodasevich read by his translator Peter Daniels – hosted by Anthony Howell. 7.30pm Saturday 5 September 2015 33 Holcombe Road, Tottenham Hale, N17 9AS   MORE INFO

Stinging Fly 200 x 133THE STINGING FLY: LONDON ISSUE LAUNCH

Martina reading with Gavin Corbett, Maurice Leitch and Patrick McCabe London Irish Centre Murray Street  Camden  July 30th 2015  more info 

London MetIrish Writer’s Summer School

Martina reading and discussing Burnfort Las Vegas  at London Metropolitan University 166- 220 Holloway Road London N7 8DB 6pm July 2nd 2015 more info

Greenwich Book Festival

Michon Stills

Anvil Press: Peter Jay, Martina Evans, Anthony Howell Free Admission but please reserve placesVenue: Queen Anne Building, Lecture Theatre 080  SAT 23RD May  8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
 

imgres-1THE BRICK LANE BOOKSHOP

Reading with Liane Strauss and Birkbeck students The Brick Lane Bookshop Eastside Books The Rib Man 166 Brick Lane London E1 6RU 23rd April 2015 at 7 pm  

imgresRACK PRESS AT THE CAMDEN IRISH CENTRE

Martina reading with Hazel Frew, Samantha Wynne Rhydderch, Deirdre Shanahan and Roisin Tierney The Camden Irish Centre 30th April 2015 7pm

 

10846454_845196652168453_284520099329367716_nCork Spring Festival 2015 Martina reading with Dave Lordan Cork Arts Theatre Carrolls Quay Cork February 11th 2015 10 p.m. Admission €8

Further details THE CROSSROADS OF CIRCUMSTANCE

A Writing Workshop with Martina Evans

Cork Spring Festival  One-morning workshop: Friday, 13 February 9.30am – 12.30pm, Price: €5 Further details here

imgresIn Yer Ear, Fitzrovia

Martina with Julia Bell, Dave McGowan and guests Tuesday 24th February 7.45pm The King and Queen 1, Foley Street London W1 3DL In Yer Ear on Twitter 

 

RACK PRESS AT THE CAMDEN IRISH CENTRE

Martina reading with Hazel Frew, Samantha Wynne Rhydderch, Deirdre Shanahan and Roisin Tierney The Camden Irish Centre 30th April 2015 7pm  

Anvil template 10mmANVIL PRESS LAUNCH PARTY Martina reading from her new book,  Burnfort Las Vegas The Duke of Wellington Thursday 13th November 2014 From 6.30pm for venue details click here

TheBroadwayBookshopWebsitePhoto01BROADWAY BOOKS

Martina reading with Liane Strass 9th December 7pm at Broadway Books  Broadway Market  Hackney  for more info click here Laurie Lee, Curator of Eccentricity Martina reading with Chaucer Cameron, David Clarke, Jeff Cloves, Adam Horovitz, Bill Jones, Sharon Larkin, John Nicol, Helen Petre, Philip Rush, Anna Saunders, April Staple, Cliff Yates.

Museum in the Park, Stroud, 12th September 8pm

 

5740057976_dfbe183cb9_oAdvanced Poetry Workshop

Martina Evans teaches poetry   drawing on cinematic techniques in the idyllic surroundings of the Keats House, Hampstead. NW3 2RR Sunday 14th September 2014 £46 To enrol contact infoline@citylit.ac.uk or 020 7492 2600   Petrol at the Duke of WellingtonPelmeni Poetry Series Martina reading with Liane Strauss, Philip Gross, Anja Konig Vesna Goldsworthy, and Anthony Joseph The Duke of Wellington Friday 6th June 2014 6.30pm for venue details click here details on Pelmeni Poetry click here

Meet The Neighbours

Martina reading at Holloway Arts Festival Sacred Cafe Hornsey Studios Tuesday June 3rd 7pm venue details click here

STORIES IN VERSE – 31st JULY 2014 8.30pm

Martina Evans is guest poet at The Arvon Foundation Totleigh Barton, Sheepwash Beaworthy Devon Her hosts are Ros Barber and Christopher Reid who are tutoring on Narrative poetry from July 28th – August 2nd. For more details contact totleighbarton@arvon.org.

N16 WRITERS 8pm March 10th 2014

Martina will read from Petrol and her forthcoming collection Burnfort Las Vegas with Nicholas Murray The Stoke Newington Bookshop, 159 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 0NY £2.50 admission includes a glass of wine. venue details click here

 Éigse Michael Hartnett – Poetry, Arts & Literary Festival

Martina with novelist Sheila Flanagan and singer Brian Hartnett at Eigse Michael Hartnett Newcastle West, Co Limerick Friday evening 11th April 2014 festival info click here

Silence, Exile and Cunning

Martina reading Jim Conwell, Michael McKimm, Deirdre Shanahan and Roisin Tierney The Camden Irish Centre 24th April 2014 7pm Free Entry for venue details and to register click here

In Yer Ear, Fitzrovia

Martina with Julia Bell, Desmond Byrne, Mandy De Waal, Ryan Addison Fletcher,Dave McGowan, Zoe Pilger Tuesday 29th April 7.45pm The King and Queen1, Foley StreetLondon W1 3DL In Yer Ear on Twitter