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Over the Line launch event – poetry, comics, readings

Thursday 3 September 2015, 6:30 pm9:30 pm

coverJoin us at the launch event for Over the Line – An Introduction to Poetry Comics, the latest Poetry Café exhibition, presented by The Poetry Society.

There will be readings by some of the contributors to the exhibition. The anthology (see left), which includes collaborative comic-poems by Lorraine Mariner, W.N. Herbert, Chris McCabe, John Aggs, Ivy Alvarez, Sophie Herxheimer, Sean Azzopardi, John Canfield, Oliver East, Inés Estrada, Amy Key, Christian Ortiz, Rob VonRamm and others, will also be launched.

Entry is free but if you would like to come, please RSVP to Robyn Donaldson: [email protected]..

The exhibition runs from 1st Sep – 31st Oct 2015.

Book this: Poetry and Comics workshop with Chrissy Williams

The Poetry Café, London, Saturday 5 September 2015, 11am – 5pm
A Poetry School workshop in association with The Poetry Society

Have fun approaching the page in a new way at this all-day workshop with poet and poetry comics anthology editor Chrissy Williams.  Writing and visual exercises, culminating in an afternoon of cutting, pasting, doodling and poeming. All materials supplied. No art skills required!

The workshop is open to all. The Cafe’s ground floor and basement are wheelchair accessible. Full price bookings are £72 (Concs: £58; 60+: £68). To book, visit the event website.