Hours of Operation
Mondays to  Fridays 10:00 to 12:30
13:30 to 15:30
18:45 to 20:45
 
POYNTON CIVIC HALL
(OFF PARK LANE), POYNTON, CHESHIRE
SK12 1RB
          
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The Literary Road
  Exciting Worded Trips! 
Exploring Borges and the City of Buenos Aires...
The Literary Experience 2012
 
National Peak District - Latin American Story Time!
Drifting.. by Horacio Quiroga
'A La Deriva'/ 'Drifting' by Horacio Quiroga is a story set in the Argentine Tropical Jungle of the Province of Misiones: 
Reading, sharing  and exchanging views
on the meaning of life and death.
'Best View Barn'
 National Peak District
Wonderful story-telling at an inspiring location: a Most Beautiful setting for our literary experience!
Simply Perfect!
Treat the soul and delect the palate! After a good story and discussion, we relax over a fantastic buffet and unsurpassable views!
Quiroga, the Poe of the Amazon Basin

The First South American Master of the Short Story- The Edgar Allan Poe of the Amazon Basin 
Horacio Quiroga (1878 to 1937-Salto Uruguay) is considered the first modern South American short story writer.    He called Edgar Allen Poe his greatest teacher (and he lead a life at least as tragic as Poe's).    He has been called "The Edgar Allen Poe of the Amazon" as he is most famous for his horror stories set in the jungles of the Amazon.