Novella Reading Club

Third Monday of every month 6.30 to 8.00pm BST via Zoom Open to readers worldwide A novella is a piece of prose fiction that is longer than a short story and shorter than a novel (as a general rule of thumb, around 200 pages or less). It is a wonderful form of short fiction that […]

Andrés Neuman & Mariana Casale

Andrés Neuman discusses his novel Fracture (translated by Nick Caistor and Lorenza Garcia) with Mariana Casale in a warm, thoughtful conversation about being a citizen of the world. Recorded for #MLF20 and now available to watch on our YouTube channel:

Knutsford Literary Salon

This is a private group by invitation only as it normally meets at a private home.   Meetings are once a month on Thursdays from 7.30 to 9.00pm. We are currently meeting via  Zoom  until it is safe to meet in person again.   If you are a member of this group, please find the […]

The Radical Therapist Podcast

In episode #087 Chris meets with Dr. Mariana Casale and they discuss her narrative approach to bibliotherapy. How the narrative approach differs from traditional bibliotherapy. What might a bibliotherapy consultation look like. And what guides Mariana in suggesting select works of philosophy, poetry and other creative non-fiction for clients. Listen to the podcast    

Walkden Library Short Stories Reading Group

Walkden Gateway Library

This is a shared reading and creative writing space for the community which I have been lovingly offering in in collaboration with Salford Community Libraries since 2013.   The stories that we read invite us to consider a variety of themes and issues in relation to our place in the world as individuals, as well […]

Worsley Village Library Short Stories Reading Group

Worsley Library

This is a shared reading and creative writing space for the community which I have been lovingly offering in in collaboration with Salford Community Libraries since 2013.The stories that we read invite us to consider a variety of themes and issues in relation to our place in the world as individuals, as well as how […]