Author Archives: janetrogerson

Hilda Sheehan, Malika Booker, Clare Shaw & Olivia Moore: 16 September 2016

Free reading at the Whitworth Art Gallery on Saturday 16 September at 2.30-4.00. Hilda Sheehan Hilda Sheehan’s debut collection is, The Night my Sister Went to Hollywood (Cultured Llama Press, 2013) She has also published a chapbook of prose poems, Frances and … Continue reading

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Workshop with Clare Shaw: 16 September 2017

The workshop is on Saturday 16 September at 10.30-12.30 at the Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester. The fee is £20. Please email davidborrott@btinternet.com to reserve a place and for details of how to pay. Clare Shaw Described by the Arvon Foundation … Continue reading

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Competition Results 2017

The results are now in and we would like to take this opportunity to thank Michael Symmons Roberts for his excellent contribution to the success of the competition. We would also like to thank all those who entered. The winning … Continue reading

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Greta Stoddart, A B Jackson and Cheryl Pearson with music from Liam Byrne and Andy Hulme 13 May 2017

Our next event will feature poets Greta Stoddart, A B Jackson, and Cheryl Pearson with music from Liam Byrne and Andy Hulme. The venue is the Whitworth Art Gallery, Oxford Rd, Manchester M15 6ER, time 2.30-4.00. This is a free … Continue reading

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Prize-giving event with Michael Symmons Roberts with music from Li Lu, 22 April 2017

Please join us for our prize-giving ceremony of the fifth Poets and Players competition. The event is at the Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester on 22 April 2017 at 2.30-4.00. Our judge, Michael Symmons Roberts will announce the readers who will … Continue reading

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Workshop with Steve Ely, 22 April 2017

We are hosting a workshop at the Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester on Saturday 22 April 2017 at 10.30-12.30. The fee is £20. Please email davidborrott@btinternet.com to reserve a place and for details of how to pay. Steve Ely’s books include … Continue reading

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P&P commission: Helen Mort

The following poem was commissioned by Poets & Players on the theme of ‘No Boundaries’ (inspired by ACE’s initiative of the same name): Bartek the wire pulls taut the wire is a single thought the wire is a line in … Continue reading

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