Spike Island

Performance Reading: Seedwith Joanna Walsh and women readers from across Bristol


Tuesday 5 December 2017, 6.30–7.15pm


£5, £3 concessions
Free for Spike Associates

Event type


Fully booked

Award winning writer Joanna Walsh presents a performance adapted from her digital book Seed (which can be read for free online at seed-story.com.)

Seed is the story of a 1980s Ophelia coming of age in the isolated countryside outside a raw new town.

‘Drenched in colour, sound and scent’ – The Times Literary Supplement.

Joanna would like to thank Visual Editions, and Google Creative Lab for their work on Seed online, and Arts Council England for supporting the development of Seed and this event.

Joanna Walsh

Joanna Walsh is the author of four story collections, two memoirs, and a digital Novella. Her latest book is Worlds From The Word's End. She is 2017 Arts Foundation Fellow for Literature (UK) and is a PhD research candidate in digital literature at the Univeristy of East Anglia.