Upcoming Events


March 11
Albert Hall
Hertfordshire Schools – singing ‘Daedalus and Icarus’ – words Michael Rosen, music Will Todd

March 12
Words by the Water, Keswick
So They Call You Pisher! (Verso Books)

March 15
NETS conference

March 16
Birmingham NEC
Education Show
I’ll be doing several presentations and hosting a stall where Roving Books will be selling my books and I’ll be signing
All day!

March 21
Birmingham, Bonneville Festival

March 22
Help with announcing the Egmont Award for the best Reading for Pleasure school
(with UKLA)

March 23
Cardiff headteachers

March 24
Chocolate Cake
Opens at the Polka Theatre, Wimbledon, London

March 27 & 28
Recording audio of So They Call You Pisher!

March 30
I speak at the National Union of Teachers Conference

April 18
Institute of Education (London)

April 20
Sixth Form, Fortismere School

Evening event on Emile Zola
National Gallery, London
All welcome

April 25
I’ll be in Middlesborough reading from my book Listening to a Pogrom on the Radio and working with children too

April 27
Teachers conference, Bolton

May 2
London Education Research Group

May 3
Thamesmead school

May 4
Celebration of 40 years of Newham Bookshop with a talk about So They Call You Pisher!, my memoir published by Verso Books

May 9
Swindon for a talk about So They Call You Pisher!

May 10
A school in Slough

May 11
I chair a panel of writers who have written about the Middle East (details to follow)

May 17
Brighton Festival

May 19
Provisional booking for Dublin

May 21
Video conferencing in the borough of Redbridge

May 23
Event as part of Peterborough developing their university

May 24
Goldsmiths, University of London
I introduce Jack Zipes talking about his work

June 6
Event in Essex

June 21
Event in Wolverhampton

June 28
Event in Leyton

June 30
Matchgirls Festival commemorating the strike of the workers who worked at the Bryant and May Factory in London’s East End
I’ll talk about my parents as they appear in So They Call You Pisher!

July 5
Islington headteachers’ event

July 11
Enfield event

September 3
INSET for Sutton teachers

September 13
Poetry Workshop 1 for Wandsworth teachers

September 17
Children’s Bookshow

September 27
Event in Anerley

October 5
James Berry conference

October 10
Event Croydon

October 13
Reading Revolution conference
Goldsmiths, University of London
Teachers, librarians etc welcome

October 18
Sandwell event

November 7
Event Chelmsford

November 12
Children’s Bookshow Event

November 15
Event Ashford

November 29
Event Ealing

December 20
Albert Hall
Two events:
All welcome


Michael Rosen Events

For school, library, festival, conference and college bookings where you have no arrangements as yet for selling books, contact Jan or Kate at: