18:00 « Snapshots of the Boy » / Le garçon en Polaroïds » by Shaun Levin
19:00 « Workshop: Tonight You Make a Book with Pictures »
Librebook hosts Shaun Levin‘s first presentation and workshop in Brussels. Come and share some inspirational time with us!
At 18:00 Shaun will present his book « Snapshots of the boy, translated into French by Etienne Gomez and published by Éditions Signes et Balises (« Le garçon en Polaroïds).
After a drink with the author, at around 19:00, Shaun will run a practical workshop and discussion on how to make a book out of photographs and text. Let’s discover different ways to create a chapbook, a photobook, or even a novel using photographs as a starting point. We’ll look at the work of different writers and artists, and also create a maquette for your own book. Bring along 12 photographs and a willingness to experiment. Participation to the book presentation is free. Workshop fee: 25 euros on site / 20 euros preregistration.
About the author. Shaun has been teaching writing for over twenty years in colleges, schools, adult education and other settings, and run workshops in art galleries, bookshops, cafés, parks, a cemetery, and a zoo. He was the founding editor of the literary journal Chroma and the director of Treehouse Press, and is now the editor of The A3 Review. Shaun is author of Writing Maps, creative tools supporting your writing skills, on sale at Librebook.