• Michael Rosen at Bradford Literature Festival

  • Thu, 04-07-2019 at 19:00
  • The Alhambra Studio
    Great Horton Rd.
    BD7 1AJ City of Bradford
Michael Rosen at Bradford Literature Festival - The Alhambra Studio - Bradford

Thursday 4th July 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmAlhambra, The Studio | £7 (concessions available)www.bradfordlitfest.co.ukThe prolific and hilarious writer Michael Rosen brings his own childhood to light in his new memoir, So They Call You Pisher! As a child, he dreamt of a socialist revolution—until his parents decided to leave the party in 1957. In this event, Rosen discusses his career as a political campaigner and an acclaimed children’s poet, and how he fused the two in his collections of socialist fairy tales, Workers’ Tales: Socialist Fairy Tales, Fables, and Allegories from Great Britain, and Reading and Rebellion: An Anthology of Radical Writing for Children.Join us for an evening of laughter, language, and politics with one of the today’s most charismatic living storytellers.Concession tickets:FREE via the website - Anyone on benefits or living in social housing, refugees, asylum seekers, those living on a state pension.FREE via the box office only - Anyone caring for a disabled audience member (call 01274 238525, 9am-5pm, Mon- Friday)DISCOUNTED via the website - students, senior citizens, the disabled.