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Durham University

Institute of Advanced Study

Past Events

Botanical: with Linda France

28th October 2012, 15:00 to 16:00, Durham Town Hall (Burlison Gallery), Market Place, Durham, DH1 3NJ, Tel: 0191 301 8494

As part of the Durham Book Festival's in conjunction with the IAS celebrate the launch of poet and future IAS Fellow Linda France’s major new project, Botanical, which explores our relationship with the plants that grow in our botanic gardens and how they might safeguard the future of the planet. Linda will read from recent work arising from her passionate interest in flowers and the natural world.

Follow Linda’s progress at

This original commission is supported by a Fellowship at the Institute of Advanced Study (October 2013) and a Durham Book Festival commission.

Tickets: £6 / £4

To book tickets please follow this link.