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September Readings – Fringe vs the Kraken

September 18th, 2014 · Comments Off on September Readings – Fringe vs the Kraken

This Monday, 22nd September, the BristolCon Fringe event is being invaded by Kraken (more than one, to be clear – the plural of Kraken is Kraken). In October 2013 the Bristol Literary Festival hosted a workshop in which writers were invited to write a story in just 24 hours, with support from six authors. The […]

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August Fringe – Open Mic!

August 6th, 2014 · Comments Off on August Fringe – Open Mic!

Calling all Bristolian writers with voices! To celebrate the first anniversary of the BristolCon Fringe, we’re putting on an Open Mic session on Monday August 18th at 7.30pm in the Shakespeare Tavern on Prince Street, Bristol. Readings will be five minutes long and you can read anything you like – flash, WIPs, extracts from short […]

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BristolCon Fringe 21st July feat. Ken Shinn & Andy Goodman

July 19th, 2014 · Comments Off on BristolCon Fringe 21st July feat. Ken Shinn & Andy Goodman

This Monday evening summons forth our July instalment of the BristolCon Fringe reading series at the Shakespeare Tavern. Featured this month are Andy Goodman, and local writer Ken Shinn, whose short story “Case of the Vapours” opened Airship Shape and Bristol Fashion. The usual format applies: we start at 7.30 at the back room of the Shakespeare, which is on […]

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June Fringe Readings

June 15th, 2014 · Comments Off on June Fringe Readings

June’s Fringe readings take place on Monday 16th June and come from two Bristolian authors: David J. Rodger and Pete Sutton. David writes dark SF & fantasy, and has eight novels to his credit including God Seed and Dog Eat Dog, a collection of short stories,  the post-apocalyptic RPG Yellow Dawn, and last but not least a murder […]

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May Fringe – Cavan Scott & Justin Newland

May 16th, 2014 · Comments Off on May Fringe – Cavan Scott & Justin Newland

This month’s Fringe readings night  takes place on Monday 19th May and features Cavan Scott and Justin Newland. Cavan is a local author, editor, producer and all-round envy-magnet who has written for “…all kind of things including  Doctor Who, The Sarah Jane Adventures, Angry Birds, Warhammer 40,000, Pathfinder, Adventure Time, Blake’s 7, Judge Dredd, Highlander and Power Rangers.” He also wrote a review […]

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April Fringe Reading Podcasts Ready

May 16th, 2014 · Comments Off on April Fringe Reading Podcasts Ready

Cheryl Morgan has posted up the podcasts of our Fringe in a Flash readings from April. As there were so many of them, and she’s done a superb write-up, I won’t reinvent the wheel here – just head on over to Cheryl’s Mewsings and have a listen. It was a really enjoyable event; flash fiction is […]

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April’s Fringe is Flashy – Tonight!

April 14th, 2014 · 1 Comment

April’s Fringe Reading is a celebration of Flash fiction, stories so short your mum would never have let you go out wearing one. So come along to the Shakespeare Tavern tonight to hear a whole slew of tales from some of our favourite writers, including Kevlin Henney, Justin Newland, Jonathan L. Howard and our own […]

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March Fringe Readings Available for Your Listening Delight

April 14th, 2014 · Comments Off on March Fringe Readings Available for Your Listening Delight

Cheryl has made the readings from the last Fringe evening available on her blog here. I’ve copied the links below so you can go straight to the podcasts if you wish, although Cheryl as usual provides illuminating commentary. It was a great evening, and lovely to finally have Scott reading for us.

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Fringe Reading Podcasts

March 15th, 2014 · Comments Off on Fringe Reading Podcasts

Our wonderful Fringe Reading host Cheryl Morgan has made the January and February podcasts available on her website. Actually, they’ve been up for some time, and your BristolCon webmeister (i.e. me) has been remiss in posting them here. I will try to make the podcasts available directly from here at some point, but in the […]

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17th March Fringe Reading – Rosie Oliver, Scott Lewis & Roz Clarke

March 15th, 2014 · Comments Off on 17th March Fringe Reading – Rosie Oliver, Scott Lewis & Roz Clarke

Bristol SFF luvvers, don’t forget that our regular monthly Fringe reading comes around again this Monday, March 17th. With Scott Lewis sadly having had to cancel his appearance at his scheduled reading, we have three lovely authors for you this month. Roz is of course one of the BristolCon team, is the co-editor of the […]

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