Events for teens

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There are lots of events designed for teens and adults during the festival, some of which are free. Follow the links below to book.

SWEARING, DRINKING, RACE AND SEX IN TEENAGE FICTION:
A panel discussion with David Fickling, Meg Rosoff and David Almond
SAT 22 OCT | 5PM – 6PM | £8 | 16+ YRS
UNIVERSITY OF EXETER, XFI LECTURE THEATRE

CHANGING WORLDS
EXPLORING YOUNG ADULT FICTION THROUGH DRAMA
SAT 22 OCT | 10.30AM – 12.30PM & 1PM – 3PM FREE | 13 – 17 YRS
RAMM

OTHER MEN’S SHOES
Is To Kill A Mockingbird a racist book?
TALK BY TANYA LANDMAN – WRITER IN RESIDENCE
WED 19 OCT | 5PM – 6PM | FREE | 15+ YRS (PARENTS & TEACHERS)
UNIVERSITY OF EXETER ST LUKE’S CAMPUS, G18

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What pad?
THU 20 OCT | 5PM – 6.45PM | FREE | 13 – 18 YRS
EXETER LIBRARY
Creative Writing Workshop with author Tanya Landman

FRANKENSTEIN
Four of Swords’ performance featuring live music, film projections and shocks aplenty.
MON 17 – SAT22 OCT| 7PM & 9PM £15 (£13) | 11+ YRS
GREAT FULFORD, DUNSFORD

ELLEN RENNER – WRITER IN RESIDENCE
Write about it!
THU 27 OCT | 2PM | FREE | 12+ YRS
EXETER PHOENIX
Ellen Renner, author of Castle of Shadows and
the Tribute books, will lead her popular writing workshop for teenagers

Authors Mal Peet & Meg Rosoff are taking part in ‘exetreme imagination’, Exeter’s festival of writing for and by young people. Meg Rosoff and festival curator Mal Peet met young people at Exeter Phoenix yesterday, Saturday 25 October, during one of many events taking place during the festival which runs until 1 November.

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Nicolette Jones in conversation with writer Meg Rosoff
SAT 22 OCT | 12 NOON – 1PM | £8 | 15+
EXETER LIBRARY

WORKSHOP WITH WOLF + WATER
Become a Future Ghost of Exeter
MON 24 OCT | 10AM 1 12 NOON & 2PM-4PM FREE | 11-16 YRS
EXETER PHOENIX

 

CARDBOARD SCULPTURES
WORKSHOPS WITH JAMES LAKE
Cardboard Sculptures
MON 24 OCT | 10.30AM – 12.30PM & 1.30PM – 3.30PM | FREE | ALL AGES
EXETER PHOENIX

THE SHAHNAMEH: 
The Epic Book of Kings
SAT 22 OCT | 7.30PM | £10 (£8) | 12+ YRS
EXETER PHOENIX
Dynamic spoken word performance infused with the sublime sounds and rhythms of Persian classical music

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BSL STORY TELLING WORKSHOP
FRI 28 OCT | 10.30AM – 12 NOON | FREE ALL AGES
RAMM
An exciting chance to take part in a British Sign Language Storytelling Workshop, suitable for all ages, offered in both BSL and English