Sadly these events have been cancelled, with the exception of the October festival; the organisers of the North Cornwall Book Festival are hoping that it might still be possible to go ahead with their wonderful programme.
Refer to their website NCB for updates nearer the time.
Hypatia Trust, Penzance; *'Everybody is Interesting' Workshop, with artist Alessandra Ausenda.
Friday 27th March;
*This event has been rescheduled as an online workshop event sponsored by Cultivator Cornwall.
For more details click here Everybody is Interesting Online
Seren Book Launch in Cardiff; First Thursday Event
Thursday 2nd April, 2020 (details: Seren Books)
Bodmin Moor Poetry Festival; 'Voices From Another Place' Workshop
Sunday 24th May 2020 (details: Bodmin Moor Poetry Festival)
Edinburgh; Workshop with artist Alison Waugh
(details to be announced)
Penzance Litfest; 'Breaking Boundaries' Workshop
Saturday 4th July 2020 (details: Penzance Literary Festival)
North Cornwall Book Festival; 'Genre-Busting' Workshop with author Cathy Galvin
Saturday 3rd October 2020. (details: North Cornwall Book Festival)
St Just Library; Reading from 'Jim Neat' followed by discussion - 'writing your own story'
Thursday 8th October 2020
Mary J. Oliver is appearing in the online Stay at Home Festival
click: Stay At Home (to see programme)
Scroll down to Thursday 9th April: Mary's time slot is 11am - 12.00.
Click: HERE to join the programme. It's as simple as that.
Her reading from Jim Neat will be followed by a Q & A session: how to kickstart your own innovative life writing. Bring your queries and ideas about hybrid memoir writing with you, and add them to the chat box in the right-hand corner of the screen! Easy!
White Night: Lafrowda, St Just Library, Cornwall, All Night Readathon
Saturday 21st September 2019 from 8 pm onwards
Mary J. Oliver joins other Cornish writers and reads from her debut, Jim Neat, just nine days before its publication
North Cornwall Book Festival, St Endellion, Cornwall
Saturday 12th October 2019 at 10 am
Penzance Stanza Booklet Launch at Morrab Library, Penzance ()
Thursday 17th October, 2019 at 11 am
Mary J. Oliver joins her Stanza group to celebrate the publication of their booklet, Kernow Cornucopia and to read extracts from Jim Neat
Seren Book Launch at Broc Mor, Aberystwyth ()
Saturday 2nd November 2019 at 7 pm
Mary J. Oliver and Lynne Hjelmgaard read from their newly published books, Jim Neat and A Second Whisper
Penzance Poetry Parlour with Katrina Naomi ()
Thursday 7th November 2019 at 7.30 pm
Mary J. Oliver reading with playwright, poet and storyteller, Anna Murphy
Seren Book Launch in The Poetry Cafe, London ()
Monday 11th November 2019 at 7 pm
Mary J. Oliver reading from Jim Neat; with poet Lynne Hjelmgaard reading from A Second Whisper
Poetry Presents, Falmouth University
Monday 25th November 2019 at 6 pm
Mary J. Oliver reading poems from Jim Neat
The Terre Verte Gallery, Altarnun, North Cornwall
Thursday 28th November 2019 from 6 - 8 pm
Mary J. Oliver reading poems from Jim Neat with Cathy Galvin reading from her new pamphlet 'Walking the Coventry Ring Road With Lady Godiva' published by Guillemot Press
Hypatia Trust, Penzance, Cornwall (bookings through Eventbrite)
Friday 29th November 2019 from 10 - 3 pm
Creative Ways of Working With the Past - a drawing and writing workshop with writer Mary J. Oliver and artist Alessandra Ausenda
Hypatia Trust, Penzance, Cornwall (bookings through: hypatia-trust.org.uk)
Friday 29th November 2019 from 7 - 9 pm
Everybody is Interesting, an evening of words, images, feminism and music! Join Mary J. Oliver and Alessandra Ausenda in lively discussion