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2018

Tue, 23 Jan
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems by Shelley & Byron more
all present...

Fri, 26 Jan
8:00 pm

Page to Stage

Reading, Music, Open Mic
At Poetry Café (Covent Garden) [London (West Central)] see map
Part of a series: Fourth Friday

£8 (£6 concessions)

poetry p f  night at Fourth Friday. Hosted tonight by Anne Stewart on Hylda Sims' behalf, music by the ever-popular Dave Ellis and Boo Howard, and poetry from participants in poetry p f's various Romanian-connection projects... There's an open mic too so bring a poem of your own to read. more
Presenter: Hylda Sims

Music: Dave Ellis & Boo Howard, Wendy French, Maria Jastrzebska, Jeremy Page, Peter Phillips, Anne Stewart, and Voices from the Floor

Fri, 2 Feb
7:00 pm
finishes at 9:00 pm

Memory and Identity

Reading
At Devon and Exeter Institution [Exeter]

£10

A reading of poems about memory and identity to raise money for the Charity Dementia Adventure, which enables people with dementia to connect with nature and the outdoors. The reading will be at 7.00 pm at the Devon and Exeter Institution in Exeter Cathedral Close, EX1 1EZ. The reading is organised by Sue Proffitt and as well as Sue will feature a number of other Devon poets including Liz Diamond, Alasdair Paterson, Julie-ann Rowell, Greta Stoddart and Susan Taylor.

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Sue Proffitt, Liz Diamond, Alasdair Paterson, Julie-ann Rowell, Greta Stoddart, Susan Taylor, and other Devon poets

Tue, 13 Feb
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems on theme of 'The Urban Scene' more
all present...

Tue, 27 Feb
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: Poets of Spain and Latin America. more
all present...

Sun, 11 Mar
6:30 pm

Save As Writers presents...

Reading
At The Jolly Sailor [Canterbury]
Celebrating poetry p f's Romanian connections. Host Luigi Marchini, at The Jolly Sailor,
75 Northgate, Canterbury CT1 1BA

Katherine Gallagher and Joan Michelson readings including from their 'Series' collections, published by Integral (print) and Contemporary Literature Press (illustrated versions for download). more
Katherine Gallagher, Joan Michelson

Tue, 13 Mar
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of sharing poetry and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: AGM, so just 1 short poem to share, open choice as to topic. more
Members & Visitors

Sun, 18 Mar
10:00 am
to
Sun, 18 Mar
6:00 pm

Your Word from Another's Image

Course or Workshop
At Swindon Museum & Art Gallery Bath Road [Swindon]

£38.32

Ekphrasis: the use of visual art objects to stimulate poems. Poet, blogger and tutor, Martyn Crucefix, will introduce ways to do this – starting at Swindon Museum & Art Gallery, then lunch at the Richard Jefferies Museum followed by more writing! more

Tue, 27 Mar
2:30 pm
finishes at 4:30 pm

Poetry Appreciation

Reading
At Ripley Arts Centre [Bromley] see map
Part of a series: Shortlands Poetry Circle

Visitors £2 + 50p refreshments

Come and join the Shortlands Poetry Circle for the pleasure of poetry (bring 2 poems to read, but not your own, 1 must be short) and a long chat over tea and biscuits... Today: poems by Gerard Manley Hopkins & Esther Morgan. more
all present...