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The Varying Degrees of Racism by Lata Sharma

QUB JOHN HEWITT PUBLIC LECTURE The Varying Degrees of Racism. by Lata Sharma. Wednesday 18th October 2023 2.00pm – 3.30pm Queen’s University Belfast, Peter Froggatt Centre, Room 02/026. Tickets – Free, Nos limited – registration required. To register: Synopsis: This talk will focus on an excerpt from Lata’s one … Read more

National Poetry Day With Poets Ruth Carr And Iggy Mcgovern

The City Chapter Libraries Network Armagh in association with the John Hewitt Society invites you to a Poetry Reading to celebrate NATIONAL POETRY DAY with poets RUTH CARR and IGGY McGOVERN. Thursday 5 October 2023, 7.30pm Cardinal Ó Fiaich Memorial Library. 15 Moy Road, Armagh BT61 7LY. The City Chapter … Read more

John Hewitt Birthday Reading

The John Hewitt Society presents… JOHN HEWITT’S BIRTHDAY READING with Grace Wells, Deirdre Cartmill & Maria McManus Date: Wednesday 25th October 2023 Time: 8.00pm Venue: The John Hewitt Bar, Donegall Street, Belfast. Tickets: £8 & £7 (Conc.) Book online here… Box Office: +44 (0) 28 9024 6609, call into Visit … Read more

Gallery goes to the Hewitt

The John Hewitt Society presents… GALLERY GOES TO THE HEWITT Join us for an evening of poetry readings with Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin, Kevin Graham and Molly Twomey. Date: Wednesday 1st November 2023 Time: 8.00pm Venue: The John Hewitt Bar, Donegall Street, Belfast. Tickets: £8 & £7 (Conc.) Book online here… … Read more

Armagh, Banbridge & Craigavon Council Area Bursaries

Applications for ABC Council resident sponsored bursary awards are now open. Deadline Friday 16 June at 4pm.   These bursary awards allow Council residents to attend all the JHISS events, workshops and activities between Monday 24 July and Friday 28 July 2023, 9.45am – 10.30pm daily. If your postcode is … Read more,h_563,al_c,q_20/file.jpg

The 2023 John Hewitt Society Community Bursary Award Scheme is now open for applications…

The John Hewitt Society promotes literature, arts, and culture inspired by the Ideas and Ideals of John Hewitt, the Belfast poet, critic, curator & political thinker (1907-1987). The aim of our bursary scheme is to offer opportunities and experiences to inspire and foster a love of reading and to motivate, … Read more