Loading Events
Filter Events

January 2019

ManshenLo_The Poetry Review winter issue

The Poetry Review Winter launch

Wednesday 23 January 2019, 7:00 pm8:30 pm

This event is now fully booked. Email [email protected] to be added to the waiting list and we’ll let you know if a space becomes available. Please…

February 2019

Jane Slavin, Joseph Butler and Hannah Lowe at the Poetry Café: National Poetry Competition readings

Wednesday 6 February 2019, 7:30 pm9:30 pm
The Poetry Café, 22 Betterton Street
London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom
+ Google Map

L-R: Jane Slavin, Joseph Butler, Hannah Lowe (photo: Hayley Madden) Before the winners are announced in March for 2018's competition, a chance to hear National Poetry Competition 2017 commended poets Jane Slavin and Joseph Butler, whose poems last year reached the top 10 out of over 13,000 entries.  They will read alongside poet Hannah Lowe, one of the three judges of that year's competition, who will be reading from her new chapbook The Neighbourhood. Jane Slavin works as a communications…

Find out more »

Poetry @ 3

Thursday 7 February 2019, 3:00 pm5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 3:00pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Poetry @ 3 is first Thursday of each month at the beautifully air-conditioned Poetry Cafe – an open mic for poets who like to come…

The Stincher Middlesex Uni exhibition

Exhibition launch: Hidden in the Lines

Thursday 7 February 2019, 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Exhibition launch for ‘Hidden in the Lines’, Images by Middlesex University’s Illustration degree staff & students At The Poetry Café, 7 February, 6.30-8.30pm, FREE EVENT…

W.S. Graham © the Estate of Michael Seward Snow square

An Entertainment for W.S. Graham

Friday 8 February 2019, 7:00 pm9:00 pm Cost: £6 – £8

with Rachael Boast, Emily Critchley, Sarah Howe & guests “These words said welcome. Fare / Them well from what they are.” – from ‘Letter I’…

March 2019

Poetry @ 3

Thursday 7 March 2019, 3:00 pm5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 3:00pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Poetry @ 3 is first Thursday of each month at the beautifully air-conditioned Poetry Cafe – an open mic for poets who like to come…

Peggy Poole Award readings – Yvonne Reddick and Deryn Rees-Jones at The Bluecoat

Wednesday 13 March 2019, 6:30 pm9:00 pm
The Bluecoat, School Lane
Liverpool, L1 3BX United Kingdom
+ Google Map

The Poetry Society presents a special event featuring readings and Q & A from poet Yvonne Reddick, the winner of the inaugural Peggy Poole Award – a new talent development award recognising emerging writers in the North West of England – alongside the judge of this year’s competition, celebrated poet and critic Deryn Rees-Jones. Yvonne Reddick is the author of Ted Hughes: Environmentalist and Ecopoet and Translating Mountains, which was selected as a favourite pamphlet of 2017 in the Times Literary Supplement. She has received a…

Find out more »

National Poetry Competition 40th anniversary readings at Kings Place

Wednesday 20 March 2019, 7:30 pm10:00 pm

Join us for at a celebratory 40th anniversary event for the National Poetry Competition – one of the most prestigious poetry competitions in the world…

In Town Tonight: Phillis Levin & Mark Ford

Friday 22 March 2019, 7:00 pm9:00 pm Cost: £6 – £8

Early bird bookers can buy tickets now for the latest of our ‘In Town Tonight’ events, where we welcoming a visiting writer to The Poetry…

+ Export Events