Exeter Custom House

Exeter Custom House
46 The Quay, Exeter, EX2 4AN
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Quay Voices with Claire Fuller

We’re thrilled to welcome prize-winning novelist Claire Fuller to the Custom House. Claire will be reading from a selection of her work including her latest novel The Memory of Animals. She’ll be supported on stage by a handful of talented emerging writers who will be taking part in our three-day intensive Hothouse…

Sat 27 Apr


Quay Words presents: Exploring Heritage with Olive Olusegun and Billy Kahora

A collaborative event between our two writers-in-residence. Olive and Billy will perform and read from their work, followed by a conversation and Q&A to discuss shared themes that have arisen during their time in residence at Exeter Custom House. They will explore the season theme of heritage in relation to their…

Sun 24 Mar


Quay Words presents Joelle Taylor: The Night Alphabet

This June we welcome Joelle Taylor to the Custom House, for a reading from her debut novel The Night Alphabet followed by a Q&A. About The Night Alphabet: The tattoo was a reclamation, a flag we mounted in the centre of our own landscape. Hackney, 2233: a woman walks into a tattoo parlour. But this is no ordinary…

Wed 12 Jun


Writing Voice: Enhancing Speech Forms in Your Work - with writer-in-residence Billy Kahora

Speech and verbal forms are often an under-appreciated aspect of creative writing and sacrificed for formal written register. In this workshop Billy Kahora discusses strategies to enhance the sense of the spoken in your fiction to anchor it in the specific rhythms of place and setting. About the author Billy Kahora has…

Sat 9 Mar