Thread and Word

The Listening Post

The Listening Post at Turner Contemporary Margate

Join us at The listening Post.

A curated aural exhibition of thirteen short stories (3 minutes each approximately), read in the authors' own voices set to sounds by composer and musician Lucy Claire.

The authors include: Jess Kidd, Christina Lovey, Owen Lowery, Sonia Overall, Peggy Riley and Philip Whiteley, Helen Atkinson, Susan Emm, Amanda Jones, Sue McClymont, Elizabeth Scrase.

You can either listen to one story each day of the festival at 3.30pm, or binge on them anytime from the website!

Listen with headphones and be transported through sounds and words.

A Thread and Word Production by the artist Elspeth Penfold and Lucy Claire.


Spoken word / Books




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Event Dates

8 May, 3.30pm ongoing
short stories (3 minutes) read in authors' own voice and set to sounds. A different episode every day of the festival at 3.30pm from 11 to 23 May or binge all at once - listen on SoundCloud

The Listening Post at Turner Contemporary Margate
Tel 07876711097