Culture Monday

Natasha Khan photographed for  Oh Comely issue 32  by  Clare Hewitt  

Natasha Khan photographed for Oh Comely issue 32 by Clare Hewitt 

What's happening this week? As usual, we're bringing you a selection of the best cultural offerings going on around the UK. Seen anything we really should know about? Then get in touch and let us know


- By the Sea Festival @ Margate (30 September & 1 October), featuring Oh Comely issue 32 star, Natasha Khan, aka Bat For Lashes. 

- Pictish Trail @ Leith Theatre, Edinburgh (1 October) 


Art and exhibitions

The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize (until 2 October) @ Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Jukebox, Jewkbox! @ The Jewish Museum, London (until 16 October)

- Hand Craft Manchester @ Manchester Craft & Design Centre (until 30 October) 



- Prize Winning Authors: Discover a Future Classic @ Waterstones Bath (26 September) and Liverpool (27 September) 

- Meet Maria Semple @ Waterstones Islington, London (28 September). Read our review of Maria’s Where’d You Go Bernadette? in issue 32

- Wales Book of the Year Showcase event @ Waterstones, Cardiff (29 September) 

- Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor @ The Institute of Light, Hackney, London (30 September) 



- Raindance Film Festival @ London (until 2 October)

- The Girl With All The Gifts screening and Q&A with MR Carey @ Picturehouse Liverpool at Fact (30 September) 



- Conflict Cafe @ Waterloo, London (29 to 2 October) 

- Riposte Presents Ways of Looking @ Patriot Square, London (30 September) 

- Aberdeen Minstry of Crafts @ Methodist Church, Crown Terrace, Aberdeen (2 October) 

- Sunday Papers Live @ Cambridge Union (2 October)


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