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June 2018

Young Poets Takeover by Foyle Young Poets, Young Poets Networkers & SLAMbassadors

Saturday 2 June 2018, 4:00 pm6:30 pm Cost: Free

A reading bringing together Foyle Young Poets, Young Poets Network challenge winners and SLAMbassadors champions of all ages, hosted by former Foyle Young Poet and…

Poetry @ 3

Thursday 7 June 2018, 3:00 pm5:00 pm
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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 – an open mic for poets who like to come out and play during the day.…

Monet & Architecture Poetry Workshop

Saturday 9 June 2018, 11:00 am4:00 pm

Explore the Credit Suisse Exhibition: Monet & Architecture exhibition at the National Gallery with a poetry workshop – be inspired by the dazzling architecture and atmospheric effects in Monet’s…

A Night (and day) of Nearlyology

Wednesday 13 June 2018, 7:30 pm9:30 pm Cost: £5 - £7

‘I nearly… met Bob Dylan in the Poetry Café’ ‘I nearly… didn’t burn the wedding photos’ ‘I nearly… led my whole life as a lie’…

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‘You Envied the Stars their Height’: Inspiring Young Writers in the Classroom

Monday 18 June 2018, 5:30 pm8:30 pm

A Foyle Young Poets 20th Anniversary Symposium & Reception The Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award, which celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2018, identifies…

July 2018

Poetry @ 3

Thursday 5 July 2018, 3:00 pm5:00 pm
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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 – an open mic for poets who like to come out and play during the day.…

In Town Tonight: Leah Umansky and Ruth Padel

Monday 23 July 2018, 7:00 pm9:30 pm Cost: £6 - £8

Welcome to In Town Tonight, the reading series where The Poetry Society invites a visiting poet to perform alongside a guest writer of their choice. Leah…

September 2018

Henry Normal: The Phantom Breath

Wednesday 12 September 2018, 7:00 pm9:30 pm Cost: £8 - £10

Henry Normal. Photo: Jim Holden. ‘The Alan Bennett of poetry’ – The Scotsman  ‘Dovetails bittersweet poetry with a sublimely observant wit’ – The Guardian  Last time Henry…

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