LONDON: Will Self joins beatnik writer Jock Scot for a reading at Filthy MacNasty's, 68 Amwell St, EC1; Sun 28, 8.30pm, pounds 5. 0171 837 6067.
NORTHAMPTON: Professor Eric Robertson lectures on John Clare and launches his OUP books on the poet at the Central Library, Abington St; Tue 30, 8pm, free. 01604 26771.
BRIGHTON: Stewart Home reads from his new novel Slow Death at "do tongues", The Lift, 11-12 Queens Rd; Wed 31, 8pm, pounds 4.50/pounds 3.50. 01273 730515.
CAMBRIDGE: Antiquarian book fair takes place at the Fisher Hall, Guildhall Pl; Wed 31, 10am-4.30pm, free. 01763 249212.
CANTERBURY: Historian and travel-writer Michael Wood talks about his new book The Smile of Murugan, about Tamil Nadu, at Waterstone's, 20-21 St Margarets St; Thur 1, 7pm, free. 01227 456343.Reuse content