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September 2018

Free Verse: The Poetry Book and Magazine Fair

Saturday 22 September 2018, 11:00 am5:00 pm

Free Verse is an all-day bazaar, market, library, meeting place, performance venue, information resource and more. Celebrating the vitality of contemporary poetry in the UK,…

Open House Weekend at the Poetry Cafe

Saturday 22 September 2018, 11:00 am5:00 pm

We’re very pleased to be taking part in Open House Weekend for the first time. London’s hidden spaces open their doors for architectural explorers to…

Free Verse Workshop: Putting Together a Pamphlet

Saturday 22 September 2018, 11:15 am1:45 pm Cost: £30 – £35

Putting Together a Pamphlet workshop session with Rachel Piercey The way we select, order and present our work can seriously impact the way an editor…

Free Verse Workshop: Get in the Game – building yourself a profile in poetry

Saturday 22 September 2018, 2:30 pm5:00 pm Cost: £30 – £35

Get in the Game workshop session with Rishi Dastidar Building yourself a profile in poetry All those poets whose poems you love reading – they…

Free Verse Gala Reading: Chelsey Minnis

Saturday 22 September 2018, 7:30 pm9:00 pm Cost: £10 – £15

The Poetry Society is excited and honoured to host this special Gala Reading with The Institute of English Studies at the School of Advanced Study,…

Contains Strong Language

Sunday 30 September 2018, 1:00 pm2:00 pm

In the 20th year of The Foyle Young Poet of the Year Award, meet some of the latest young winners of the prize, alongside poets who…

October 2018

Poetry @ 3

Thursday 4 October 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 at the beautifully air-conditioned Poetry Cafe – an open mic for poets who like to come…

Manshen Lo Review cover autumn 2018

Poetry Review Autumn 2018 launch

Wednesday 10 October 2018, 7:00 pm8:30 pm

Please join us at a celebration of the Autumn issue of The Poetry Review in The Poetry Café. Our readers will be contributors Alison Winch,…

Waterways with Jasper Winn and Nancy Campbell

Thursday 11 October 2018, 11:00 am12:00 pm

Join Canal & River Trust Writer in Residence Jasper Winn and Canal Laureate Nancy Campbell on-board Ikon’s Slow Boat as they share their work inspired…

Practical Visionaries: make a mini-book workshop

Thursday 11 October 2018, 6:30 pm8:30 pm Cost: £17 – £22

A poetry and collage workshop in response to the world and work of William Blake. The Practical Visionary is a collaged dialogue between Sophie Herxheimer and…

November 2018

Poetry @ 3

Thursday 1 November 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 at the beautifully air-conditioned Poetry Cafe – an open mic for poets who like to come…

Poetry in Aldeburgh: National Poetry Competition at 40

Saturday 3 November 2018, 1:00 pm2:00 pm

To mark the fortieth year of one the poetry world’s landmark prizes, we hear from four past and present winners, including Dom Bury, winner of…

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