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4th London Poetry Festival 2008: August 8-11 @ Waterloo St John's Church, SE1

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: 4th London Poetry Festival 2008 August 8, 9, 10 & 11 (Friday-Monday) Evenings Waterloo St John’s Church Waterloo Road London SE1 Tickets: £6...
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7-th INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF RUSSIAN POETRY AND ARTS 2009

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: 5-9 JUNE ▪ LONDON This is an exciting multi-event, multi-venue occasion, devoted to promoting Russo-British literary cooperation and is dedicated t...
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Aldeburgh Poetry Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: The Aldeburgh Poetry Festival was started in 1989 by a small group of local people who wanted to hear published poets introducing and reading their ow...
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Barefoot in the Park

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: It is a budding festival of poetry in its second year, with a great variety of style from free verse, to slam to lyrical. This year promises to be ev...
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Bath Literature Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Based in the Georgian splendour of Bath's Guildhall, and other venues throughout North East Somerset, Bath Literature Festival presents the best of co...
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Beverley Literature Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Beverley Literature Festival, 5-15 October Beverley Literature Festival places poetry at the heart of its programme. We have performances, readin...
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Birmingham Book Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Poetry events include: Jackie Kay (12th Oct), Performance Poetry show Paralalia featuring American poet Mahogany Browne (17th Oct), Roger McGough & Br...
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Bristol Poetry Festival

 

(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

 

(Poetry 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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Camelford Poetry Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: John Greening comes to lead 5 days of poetry writing workshops in Camelford from July 16-20, 2007, with readings and discussions, debate, walks and go...
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Cley Little Festival of Poetry

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Founded by Elsa Martin, The Cley Poetry Circle organises the Cley Little Festival of Poetry which takes place twice every year in Norfolk. Set up over...
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createwrt.net

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Createwrt.net is launching the best poems competition for Silver Surfers - Disabled and Housebound Creative Writers all poems submitted will be requir...
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Derwent Poetry Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Innovative festival publishing new titles from Templar Poetry
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Essex Poetry Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: 20th October 2007 Daljit Nagra, Catherine Smith & A F Harrold Essex Poets:Jane Holland & Tim Cunningham Mass Workshop with Michael Laskey Pl...
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Essex Poetry Festival October 2009

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Essex Poetry Festival, October 2009, with John Hartley Williams, Kathryn Simmonds, Inua Ellams, Jeremy Over, Sally Festing, Joanna Ezekiel, Jo Bell. T...
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Isle of Barra International Poetry and Song Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Stuningly inspiring venue for a new open-stage festival, which we hope will attract both new and experienced poets of all ages and nationalities.
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King's Lynn Poetry Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: The King's Lynn Fiction and Poetry Festivals are held each year in March and September respectively in King's Lynn Town Hall and Thoresby College. Wr...
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Larkin25

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: A unique celebration of the life and work of Philip Larkin. Larkin25 is a commemoration of the life and work of the poet, novelist, librarian and jaz...
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Ledbury Poetry Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Ledbury has historical associations with Langland, Elizabth Barret-Browning, Robert Frost, Edward Thomas, WH Auden, and poet laureate John Masefield.T...
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Ledbury Poetry Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: I'm linguistic and Poet to 8 books of poetry.I write in diferent languages:french,italian, english,spanish...I obtained Prizes particularly in Italy ...
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Leeds Independent Poetry Press Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: The Leeds Independent Presses Poetry Festival (LIPPFest) is an annual festival celebrating the diversity of Independent Presses throughout the world. ...
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Lewes Live Literature Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Lewes Live Literature aims to create enjoyable, interesting events in a sociable, artistic environment. Working across traditional artform boundaries,...
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LIP!: Live Inclusive Poetry

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: LIP!Live Inclusive Poetry will be a community festival on the 11th October 2008.It will be based at the only centre in Britain, Artemis School, where ...
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litfest

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: One of the country's oldest literature festivals, litfest not only gives people a chance to see some of the freshest, most innovative contemporary wri...
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Manchester Literature Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Manchester Literature Festival built on the legacy of its very successful predecessor, Manchester Poetry Festival. The Festival now celebrates the pow...
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Middlesex University Literary Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Poets, poetry editors and publishers, performances, readings, music, workshops and discussions in a free festival.
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My Cornwall Charles Causley Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Charles Causley, "the best poet laureate the nation never had", lived all his life in Launceston. Cornwall's ancient capital celebrates his life this ...
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New Words

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: New Words presents poets, fiction writers, dramatists, storytellers, comedians, translators, musicians, composers and sound artists, from North-East S...
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New Writing Worlds

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: New Writing Worlds 08, Human:Nature New Writing Worlds 08, Human:Nature is a literary festival taking place in Norwich and Norfolk from the en...
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Perceptive Perspective

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: The event brings together local professional poets and London based performance artists to present poetry to a wide audience of all ages. The event al...
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Poetry in the Persian Tent

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: A series of 5 one-hour poetry readings to raise money for the Old MacDonald had a Farm for Africa project/Oxfam. Part of the Festival of Spirituality ...
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Poetry&Words

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Over fifteen years at the festival has seen Poetry&Words host hundreds of poets from far and wide, including many superstars of the poetry world, such...
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Poetry-next-the-Sea

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: This annual festival attracts poets of international standing to perform their work in the beautiful North Norfolk countryside.
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Poetry-next-the-Sea

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: There's a marine flavour to Poetry-next-the-Sea (27 to 30 April 2006), the festival held within spitting distance of the quay at Wells-next-the-Sea, N...
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Poetry-next-the-Sea

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Poetry-next-the-Sea is a well-established, much-loved, annual poetry festival. We bring together the best of emerging talent alongside established wri...
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Purple Poets (and Friends) Postcard Poems, Camden National Poetry Day, October 7th 2011

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: 3rd Annual Celebration, open postcard poetry reading, Camden Town Hall. 3- 5 p.m. October 7th 2011. Every first Friday of October, the Bloomsbury ...
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Sentinel Literature Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: The Sentinel Literature Festival is an eclectic mix of Poetry, Fiction, Drama and Live Music organised by Sentinel Poetry Movement - the international...
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Spoke-Fest

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Theatre Royal Stratford East is proud to announce the return of its annual Spoken Word festival, SPOKE-FEST. Hosted by award winning poet and performe...
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StAnza:Scotland's Poetry Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: The only regular festival dedicated to poetry in Scotland, StAnza is catholic and international in outlook. Held annually in the ancient university t...
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Stockport Createwrt.net Poetry and Praise

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Poetry and Praise will feature the poetry of Edna Waine, who left poetry to the Rev. Roger Scoones on her death. It will also include other poetry and...
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Stockport Createwrt.net Poetry on the Buses

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Poetry on the Buses: Ring and Ride to have poet on travelling poetry bus to various events, and poem posters on their buses. Cliff Hope (local writer ...
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Stockport Createwrt.net Poetry Reading

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Poetry Reading Age Concern, Pop - In, Lower Hillgate, Stockport with poems read by Libby Morgan and also Stockport Child Prodigy, Emily Von Fraunhofer...
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Stockport Createwrt.net Poetry Reading Cafe

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Poetry Cafe at the Plaza Cinema, 10.30am - 3.30pm with the stalls dais turning into Stockport's very own Poetry Reading Cafe, featuring a host of loc...
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Stockport Createwrt.net Poems for Health and Wellbeing 2008

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Poems for Health and Wellbeing; 2.00pm - 3.00pm
Admission Free
Contact Masha Bennett
9th October, 2008
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Stockport Createwrt.net Poetry and Praise

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Poetry and Praise. Mayor will attend short service which will be followed by school children reading poems. Contact Information Rev Roger Scoones 0...
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Stockport Createwrt.net Poetry on the Buses 2008

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Poetry on the Buses: Ring and Ride to have poet on travelling poetry bus to various events, and poem posters on their buses. Cliff Hope (local writer ...
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Stockport Createwrt.net Poetry Reading Cafe 2008

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Poetry Reading at Age Concern. Poems read by Mike Morgan and visiting guest poet Alan Edwards 11.30am - 12.30pm. Admission Free. Date 9th October, 2...
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Stratford-upon-Avon Poetry Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: The annual Stratford-upon-Avon Poetry Festival is the longest established in the UK. Based at the Shakespeare Centre next door to the poet's Birthpla...
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The City Chapter

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: The City Chapter is a partnership of the main library providers in the Armagh City area. Each year as part of National Poetry Day in October it organi...
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The Legendary Roundhouse Poetry Slam. Call for all budding poets and spoken word artists

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Heat 1:Friday 27 July 7-9.30pm Heat 2:Wednesday 8 August 7-9.30pm Final:Wednesday 15 August 7-9.30pm The Roundhouse Poetry Slam is hosted by...
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Torbay Festival of Poetry

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: It is one of the friendliest festivals and has some different type of events from the usual. Prices for tickets aren't bad either.
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Warwick Words - Festival of Literature & Spoken Word

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Warwick Words is the fourth literary festival in Warwick and promises an exciting collection of events.
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We Love Words

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: We Love Words is a new poetry festival, directed by Sir Andrew Motion, to be held 8 - 15 September 2012. Featured guests include Roger McGough, 8/9/20...
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Wenlock Poetry Festival

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Wenlock Poetry Festival is fast becoming one of the top poetry festivals in the UK. Though only in our fourth year, we are already attracting some of ...
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Woodstock Poetry festival 9-11 NOVEMBER

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: 9th November: Sam Willetts & Robin Robertson 10th November: 4pm,David Harsent; 6.30pm, Gillian Clarke; 8.30pm, The new Libertines 11th November: 4pm...
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Word About Town

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: Great event, with live literature, poetry, music, comedy, film, workshops and competitions
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www.createwrt.net

 

(Poetry Festival)

details: National Poetry Day 4th October 2007 CREATEWRT.NET This year's subject is - Dreams Competition to write a poem about...
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