29th June 2017

Lisa Brockwell
Beatrice Garland
Kate Noakes

27th July 2017

John Greening
Penelope Shuttle

31st August 2017

Rachel Curzon
Helen Evans

17th September 2017

Carrie Etter

28th September 2017

Zelda Chappel
Peter Robinson

26th October 2017

Jonathan Edwards
Sarah Watkinson

30th November 2017

Tania Hershman
Daniel Sluman

Zelda Chappel

Guest Poet: Zelda Chappel

Zelda Chappel is a poet, editor and artist. Her poetry has been widely published in journals and anthologies, both online and in print. Her debut collection, The Girl in the Dog-tooth Coat, was published by Bare Fiction in July 2015. She is the co-curator and editor of the multi-arts journal Elbow Room and independent micro-publisher As Yet Untitled, publishing books by artists and writers but not quite as you know them.

Peter Robinson

Guest Poet: Peter Robinson

Peter Robinson is the author of aphorisms, prose poems, stories, and much literary criticism, as well as numerous volumes of poetry and translation for which he has been awarded the Cheltenham Prize, the John Florio Prize, and two Poetry Books Society Recommendations. Holland House brought out his novel, September in the Rain, in autumn 2016, and Shearsman Books published his Collected Poems 1976-2016 in February 2017. His new critical volume, The Sound Sense of Poetry, is forthcoming from Cambridge University Press. He is Professor of English and American Literature at the University of Reading and the poetry editor for Two Rivers Press.

28th September 2017, The Swan Hotel, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire BA15 1LN

7:30pm - 10:00pm.

Come and join us at Bradford on Avon's popular reading series, Words & Ears. Bring a poem, story or song to share, or just bring yourself. All performers and listeners welcome: open mic slots always available. £4 on the door.