Commonword groups- Manchester

Black Queer Book Club
The last Thursday of each month, 6.30-8.30pm at Commonword offices
You must be both BAME and LGBT to attend. Open to all levels of ability. The book of the month will be listed in the Common word Newsletter. Please ring buzzer 6 on arrival.
Email for more details


Identity Writers Group
Every Wednesday 6.30-8.30pm at Commonword offices
BAME/POC only Open to all levels of writers; just turn up. From experienced to beginners. Please ring buzzer 6.
Email for more details


Monday Night Group

Every Monday 7-9pm in the Snug at the Lass O’Gowrie
Open to all levels of writers, for everyone; just turn up. From experienced to beginners


Young Enigma

A group for young LGBT+ writers.

Contact Adam Lowe for further information .


Young Identity

A group for under 25s who write poetry and spoken word.

Contact Shirley May or Reece Williams on


Second floor of HOME Mcr., 2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester M15 4FN.
Calling all writers who’ve ever been part of Commonword!

Come join for an evening of celebration at the Commonword archive launch party. Expect mingling, remembering and laughter alongside the launch of the archives website and an open mic segment.

There will be drinks and a buffet.
If you’re interested in attending, click GOING on the Commonword Facebook event OR email

Published on:
1 Aug 2019


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