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Poetry Landmarks of Britain

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Landmarks in Bristol


Arnolfini Bookshop

  details: Arnolfini is one of Britain's leading centres for contemporary arts. Our bookshop (currently housed in a temporary building) is full of books, magazin...
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An Evening With Lorna Goodison

  details: Lorna Goodison is the godmother of Jamaican poetry. She is holding this reading as part of Bristol's Jamaica 50 celebrations.
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Bristol Central Library

  details: Can Openers open mic session held every first Thursday 12noon - 1.30 in the library cafe.There's a guest poet, a chance for anyone to read their work ...
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Ongoing Event

Acoustic Night Bristol

  details: Acoustic Night is Bristols longest running independent Open Mic(15 years)hosting poets professional and amateur from around the globe. An established ...
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Poetry Festival

Bristol Poetry Festival

  details: Celebrating it 10 anniversary in 2005 Bristol Poetry Festival is one of the best poetry festivals in the UK
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BSL Haiku Festival

  details: This is a British Sign Language Haiku Poetry Festival, the first one was held this year on 29th & 30th July and hopefully it will be the first of many...
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Poetry Organisation

Bristol Poetry Institute

  details: The Bristol Poetry Institute is a focus for activities ranging from international academic conferences, seminars and study days, to readings, workshop...
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  details: The Poetry Can is one of the few literature organisations in the UK specialising in poetry. It organises events such as the Bristol Poetry Festival; ...
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Public Art

Migrating Stone

  details: Although the stone was laid there recently it looks as if it has been there forever. The words are simple and beguiling and you can pick up a leaflet...
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  details: A dynamic new publisher of poetry
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Poetry Space Ltd

  details: Founded in 2010 by poet Susan Jane Sims, Poetry Space publishes individual poetry collections and anthologies and organises an annual poetry competiti...
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Cotham School Bristol

  details: a school with specialist arts school status - work undertaken with poet / artist p t conneally - 'ripples' - results can be seen here - haiku and haig...
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