The Galley Club

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Burns Night on 28 January 2020

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, 6:30 pm at The Water Rats, Gray’s Inn Road, Kings Cross. Our annual turn-of-the-year Galley Club festivities will return to previous themes from our long history, we will be hosting an […]

Jan, 13

Fraud, Forgery and First Editions | Adam Douglas

Tuesday, 4 February 2020; 6:30pm at The Water Rats, Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross Book here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/fraud-forgery-and-first-editions-adam-douglas-tickets-66172352287 Adam Douglas is a rare bookseller at Peter Harrington Ltd, the leading London firm. A bookseller for over thirty […]

Jan, 12

Nadine Chahine | The Politics of Arabic Type Design

Tuesday, 5 May 2020; 6:30pm at The Water Rats, Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross Book here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/nadine-chahine-the-politics-of-arabic-type-design-tickets-89565874943 Power. Politics. Identity. Typefaces embody the unspoken messages in our words, which is why it’s more important than ever […]

Jan, 11

Book Paper and the Environment | Adrian Sutcliffe

Tuesday, 3 December 2019 at The Water Rats, Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross. We were very pleased to welcome to The Water Rats, Adrian Sutcliffe, specialist buyer in materials for Harper Collins. Adrian has been […]

Dec, 03

Angus Phillips & Michael Bhaskar | Eight scenarios for the future of publishing

Wednesday, 6 November 2019 at The Water Rats, Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross. We are very pleased to welcome to The Water Rats, Angus Phillips and Michael Bhaskar, two foremost ‘activists’ in the book publishing […]

Nov, 06

Christina Patterson | The Art of Not Falling Apart – Brexit, Sanity and Life

Tuesday, 1 October 2019 at The Water Rats, Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross.  The Art of Not Falling Apart When life threw journalist Christina Patterson an involuntary-redundancy-shaped curveball, she decided to tear up the rulebook. […]

Oct, 01

Lost and Foundry | Pedro Arilla

Tuesday, 7 May 2019 at The Water Rats, Gray’s Inn Road, King’s Cross. Pedro Arilla told us about the Lost and Foundry project and how he went about transferring the crumbling, incomplete signs found around […]

May, 07

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