Pleasance Cabaret Bar, 60 The Pleasance, Edinburgh EH8 9TJ, UK
2 July 2009 7.45pm
A night of literary mayhem featuring original stories that give the double helix an extra twist.
Writers' Bloc, a spoken word performance collective, presents an evening of drinks and readings of original fiction with a genomics theme. Speakers include Ken MacLeod, author of books including Fractions: The First Half of the Fall Revolution (buy this book from Amazon UK or Amazon USA) and Divisions: The Second Half of the Fall Revolution< (buy this book from Amazon UK or Amazon USA), and Pippa Goldschmidt. There will be free drinks sponsored by the Economic and Social Research Council Genomics Policy and Research Forum.
Attendance fees range from £2 to £3.