Guest Poet: Tony Curtis
In 2018 the poet Tony Curtis is touring his readings/talks to commemorate the 1918/2018 war commemorations.
He will be reading poems from his latest book From the Fortunate Isles: New & Selected Poems (Seren, 2016). Tony is an award-winning poet, Emeritus Professor of Poetry at the University of South Wales and a Fellow of the Royal Society for Literature. He has been writing and publishing for more than 50 years and has many works which engage with the world at war.
Guest Poet: Cora Greenhill
Cora Greenhill has three recent collections, The Point of Waking (Oversteps Books 2013), Far from Kind (Pindrop Press, 2016), and her epic poem, Artemis, The People's Priestess (Three Drops Press, 2017). Her work has appeared widely eg in The North, The Interpreter's House, Magma, Tears in the Fence, Orbis, MsLexia etc. She hosts Sheffield's Writers in The Bath, and lives in The Peak District and Crete. She taught Gabrielle Roth's 5 Rhythm dancework for over 20 years, and her poetry is full of the rhythms and metaphors of dance and the earth.
26th April 2018, 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.