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Event review – Chiaroscuro by chetana. July 2 2017

Chiaroscuro by chetana. Published by Critical Documents. http://plantarchy.us ISBN 978-0-9791412-3-2 For an author, publishing your first book is like having your first baby. You’ve made it, it’s of you in the most intimate way. It marks a step in your … Continue reading

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Juan’s Claws Screening 13 July

We are proud to host another intriguing film screening at Offside Books, on 13 July 2017 from 7pm. This time it’s a short documentary about the determination of a man and his battle with an inherited disease – Friedreich’s Ataxia … Continue reading

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Poetry of Many Worlds 5 July 2017

Update: Another great night – here’s the feedback from Brian: Hi Folks, Thank you for making this evening so amazing! Here is a list of some of the poems that were read: Vasko Popa: Give me back my rags Partaw … Continue reading

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Booklaunch July 2 2017 CHIAROSCURO

Offside books and ‘Poetry of many worlds’ take great pleasure in inviting you to the launch of CHIAROSCURO – a collection of poems by Chetana. Chetana lives locally, and has enchanted attendees of our regular poetry meetups with her poems.  … Continue reading

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7 June 2016 Poetry of Many Worlds

Once again there is another evening of poetry next Wednesday 7th June at 7:00 at Offside Books, 92 Willesden Lane. The theme this time is “Love and Lust”., and as before the night will be overseen by Brian Lee. Please … Continue reading

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Film screening – Food in Film

You are warmly welcomed for our  second film screening and discussion at the Bookshop (OffSide Books). FOOD in FILM Thursday 25 May, at 7 pm  ‘Beauty should be edible, or not at all.’ Salvador Dali Two short films using food and the idea of … Continue reading

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Poetry of Resistance night Wednesday 3 May 2017

Once again there is another evening of poetry next Wednesday 3rd May at 7:00 at Offside Books, 92 Willesden Lane. The organiser Brian Lee tells us The theme for the first part of the evening is Poetry of Resistance. This … Continue reading

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Film Screening: Trieste 19 April

Tereza Stehlikova has generously agreed to screen her short film Trieste (made in collaboration with the writer Deborah Levy) at Offside Books on Wednesday 19 April, 2017. The film blends the different personal histories of Trieste’s inhabitants, giving voice to … Continue reading

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Monthly Poetry Meetup.

Are you looking for a place to read your own poetry, to share poems that you love, or just to come and listen..? Offside Books are pleased to host the event “Poetry of many worlds” on the first Wednesday of … Continue reading

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Creative Writing Course with Hud Saunders (8 weeks early 2017)

Offside Books are proud to announce we are hosting a creative writing course, with Hud Saunders, at our bookshop on 92 Willesden Lane, Kilburn, NW6 7TA from the 7th of February 2017 to 4th April 2017. About Hud Saunders: In … Continue reading

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