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October 12, 2017

An evening with Swimmers

Swimmers presents Katherine Angel, Ed Luker, Amy Blakemore, and Juliet Jacques at The Function Room, Somers Town, for an evening of literature and the announcement of Pamphlet Issue 8.

As always, doors open at 7pm, readings will begin at 8pm.

Katherine Angel is the author of Unmastered: A Book on Desire, Most Difficult to Tell (Penguin/Allen Lane, 2012).

Ed Luker is a poet and writer based in London. He has just finished a PhD on the poetry of JH Prynne. He organises the sporadic reading series RIVET. You can see his work at

A K Blakemore lives and works in London. She has been widely published, with her debut full-length collection, Humbert Summer, released by Eyewear in 2015. Her second, Fondue, is forthcoming from Offord Road Books.

Juliet Jacques has published two books: Rayner Heppenstall: A Critical Study (Dalkey Archive Press, 2007) and Trans: A Memoir (Verso, 2015). As well as contributing to several anthologies, her short fiction has appeared in Five Dials, Berfrois, 3:AM and various other places; her essays and journalism have featured in Granta, Sight & Sound, Wire, The Guardian and many other publications and websites. She lives in London.