Grevel Lindop

Poet, biographer, critic, essayist and writer on just about everything

Readings & Events


Friday 17 June, 1 pm: Grevel Lindop in Conversation about his recent biography Charles Williams: The Third Inkling: Linen Hall Library, Belfast: part of the Belfast Book Festival.

Thursday 7 July, 11 a.m. – 12.30 p.m., Acorn Bar, Penzance: part of the Penzance Literature Festival.

Tuesday 12 July, 7.30pm: Grevel Lindop reads his poems at Writers in the Bath, Bath Hotel, 66 Victoria Street, Sheffield S3 7QL; plus open mic; £4 entry.

Tuesday 9 August, Grevel Lindop speaks on biography and its relation to fiction: ‘Writing a Life of Secrets: Uncovering and Creating the Past’. International Summer Programme, Cambridge University.

Saturday 17 September, 2 pm: Grevel Lindop reads and discusses his poems at Cumbrian Literary Group, Keswick (venue tbc). All welcome.

Saturday-Sunday 8-9 October: Grevel Lindop lectures on Norman Nicholson; Norman Nicholson Society Conference, Cockley Moor, Dockray, Penrith, Cumbria: details from

Friday-Sunday 18-20 November: Grevel Lindop will be taking part in the Maryport Festival (at the Senhouse Roman Museum, Maryport, Cumbria); he will run a workshop on writing memoir and biography, and will be involved in other ways: more details soon.

Thursday 24 November, 7.30 pm: ‘Luna Park and Beyond’, Poetry reading by Grevel Lindop at Marple Exploring the Arts, Marple United Reformed Church, Hibbert Lane, Marple,  SK6 7NN, entry £6.