nominated by: Kim Morrissey (workshop leader, the Purple Poets)
3rd Annual Celebration, open postcard poetry reading, Camden Town Hall. 3- 5 p.m. October 7th 2011.
Every first Friday of October, the Bloomsbury Time Bank Purple Poets (and Friends) host an open reading of postcard poems with a Camden slant. Poets read their poems on postcards to the Mayor of Camden. (The 2009 theme was 'Camden Heroes,' the 2011 theme is 'Camden Games.')
Send a copy of your postcard poem on the theme to:
The Purple Poets c/o Camden Local Studies and Archives Centre,
Holborn Library, 32-38 Theobolds Road,
Camden WC1X 8PA
(and bring a copy to read on the day)
Special Guest: artist Jo WOnder
will screen her 'Bacterial Ophelia' video as part of an audience writing workshop, led by Kim Morrissey.
Everyone is welcome. The Camden Town Hall is wheel-chair accessible.
The Purple Poets host this event annually in memory of Rose Hacker.
name: Ferdous Rahman, The Purple Poets
venue: Camden Town Hall, Judd Street
Camden council Chamber
Camden Town Hall
closest tube stop: King's Cross/St. Pancras
closest bus stop 1. St Pancras Library
closest bus stop 2. the British Library