Tue, 18 Jul|
Press Books and Coffee
Fawn Press in conversation with Devjani Bodepudi
Time & Location
18 Jul 2023, 18:30 – 21:00
Press Books and Coffee, 42 Market St, Hednesford, Cannock WS12 1AG, UK
About the event
Join Scarlett Ward, founder of Fawn Press, in conversation with award-winning poet and novelist Devjani Bodepudi. The evening will centre around Devjani's journey to become a published poet and her debut pamphlet 'For the daughters carried here on the hips of their mothers'.
Devjani is an author, a poet and a teacher. She lives in Warwickshire with her family and is currently working on her second novel. She enjoys reading a range of different genres, including historical fiction, graphic novels and picture books. She is greatly influenced by her Bengali heritage and believes inspiration can be found everywhere. Devjani is an award-winning Poet. Her debut pamphlet 'For the daughters carried here on the hips of their mothers' was published in 2022 by Fawn Press and went on to win the award for 'Best Pamphlet 2023' by Saboteur Awards.
Fawn press was founded in 2021 by Scarlett Ward from the heart of Staffordshire. Fawn Press only publishes pamphlets, with the goal to nurture the journey of emerging and marginalised writers, and to offer a platform to amplify their voices.
This ticket includes a free drink and 10% discount on all Fawn Press publications. Follow the link below and enter PRESSBOOKS at the checkout to redeem this discount! https://fawnpress.co.uk/shop/£5.00+£0.13 service fee