ANNOUNCING THIS EXCITING and UNIQUE ONE-DAY EVENT – booking now open
“POETRY AND CHANGE”
Open to all -free of charge
Saturday 25th November 2017 11.00 am to 5.00 pm
PLEASE BOOK BY EMAILING firstname.lastname@example.org
Lunch is free, but please mention any dietary requirements. Let us know if you wish to book a place on the workshop (spaces are limited, and will be allocated on a first-come basis)
The event is in the superb auditorium in the Cripps Building, Magdalene College, Cambridge (entrance on Chesterton Road).
11.00am: Coffee, registration.
The Chair for today’s event is the poet Neil Wenborn.
11.30am: Poetry as Change: Readings by poets who have engaged with
the art of translation. Readers: Susan Wicks, Peter Hughes, Clive Wilmer
12.45pm: Lunch in the Denis Murphy Gallery
1.30pm: Talk by Dr Marcus Waithe, Fellow in English at Magdalene
College and Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of English, University of
2.15pm: Change in Poetry: Readings by poets whose work reflects on
change in various ways. Readers: Philip Gross, Moniza Alvi, Richard
3.30pm: Afternoon tea
3.45pm: Members of the audience who have pre-booked are invited to stay for a workshop led by the poet Jane Monson.