Emma Bolland with guest collaborators No Matter (Jazmine Linklater, Nell Osbourne, and Hilary White): Thursday 14 March 11.30 to 5.30Thursday 14 March 11.30 to 5.30

Men matter: an experiment in unmaking: No Matter will conduct a series of experiments through life drawing, readings, writings and conversations exploring the gender of knowledge. Please join us / interrupt us. All materials provided. Linklater, Osbourne and White, based in Manchester, co-curate No Matter, an reading series dedicated to poetic and performative experiments. No Matter aims to broaden the remit of what constitutes ‘poetry’, providing a platform for artists and poets who work with writing, sound, performance and everything in-between. No Matter has showcased work from artists such as Tai Shani, Nat Raha, Nisha Ramayya, Rebecca Tamás, Linda Stupart, Emma Bolland and more, and was featured in ArtLicks as an example of excellence in artist-led art events. Jazmine Linklater’s publications include Toward Passion According (Zarf, 2017) and Découper, Coller (Dock Road Press, 2018). She works for T-Junction International Poetry Festival and Carcanet Press. She is one of three poets chosen by Poetry London for mentoring in 2018-19, and is mentored by Vahni Capildeo. Nell Osborne is a writer and researcher, completing a research PhD on intimacy and 60s experimental writing by women at The University of Manchester. Her poetry appears in places such as Adjacent Pineapple. She has a chapbook out with Make Mud Press, in collaboration with artist, Jessica Jane Charleston. Hilary White is a writer and researcher working on a PhD on 1960s experimental women’s writing, visuality and indiscipline at The University of Manchester. She has had writing and artwork published in places like The Stinging Fly and The Penny Dreadful. Website: https://nomatterpoetry.wordpress.com