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Bad Language with Yvonne Battle-Felton

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109 Oldham Street

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M4 1LW

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We are always grateful for donations received in our Bad Language pint pot every month! If you would rather donate in advance, please use this event page to do that. An advance donation here doesn't guarantee entry, but it does give you a neater way of contributing to this Bad Language event without scrabbling for pennies on the night. Thank you! - fats & joe

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Our headliner for April 2019 is Yvonne Battle-Felton, recently announced as longlistee for the Women’s Prize for Fiction for her debut historical fiction novel Remembered.

Remembered tells the story of Spring, an emancipated slave, who is forced to relive a haunting past in order to lead her dying son home. The book also won a Northern Writers' Award.

Yvonne Battle-Felton was born in Pennsylvania and raised in New Jersey. She is a Lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University and her work has appeared in riverSedge, Assisi, Not Somewhere Else But Here: A Contemporary Anthology of Women and Place and The Chesapeake Reader Literary Journal. She is creator of The Writing Life radio show, the North West Literary Salon, Stories at the Storey true story open mic night, and Off the Page live literature events.

Open mic spots for this month's Bad Language are available from Wednesday April 10th. As ever, read the roolz then pop us an email (details here)!

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