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Purple Poets (and Friends) Postcard Poems, Camden National Poetry Day, October 7th 2011


(Poetry Festival)


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.

Contact Information

name: Ferdous Rahman, The Purple Poets
email: rahmanferdous@hotmail.com
website: www.purplepoets.com

venue: Camden Town Hall, Judd Street
Camden council Chamber
Camden Town Hall
Judd Street
closest tube stop: King's Cross/St. Pancras
closest bus stop 1. St Pancras Library
closest bus stop 2. the British Library



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