Guest Poet: Jacqueline Saphra
Jacqueline Saphra is an award-winning poet whose latest collection, All My Mad Mothers (Nine Arches Press) was out in May 2017. A Bargain with the Light: poems after Lee Miller (Hercules Editions) was published in September 2017. She teaches at The Poetry School.
Photo: Naomi Woddis.
Guest Poet: Julia Webb
Julia Webb is one of the founding editors of Lighthouse Literary Journal and a graduate of UEA's poetry MA. She lives in Norwich where she teaches creative writing and works for Gatehouse Press. She has had work in various journals and anthologies including Magma, The Rialto, Ambit, Envoi, Oxford Poetry and Butcher's Dog. In 2011 she won the Poetry Society's Stanza competition. Her poem Sisters was highly commended in the 2017 Forward Prize. Her first collection Bird Sisters was published by Nine Arches Press in 2016. Her second collection is due out in spring 2018.
28th June 2018, The Swan Hotel, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire BA15 1LN
7:30pm - 10:00pm.
Come and join us at Bradford's popular reading series, Words & Ears. Bring a poem or short piece of fiction to share, or just bring yourself. All performers and listeners welcome: open mic slots always available. £4 on the door.