Poetry Book Society Next Generation Poets reading

Poetry Book Society Next Generation Poets reading
Date and time
18 Nov 2014 (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

The Parkside Building

City Centre Campus Curzon Street B4 7XG Birmingham United Kingdom

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£8 / £6 (free for Birmingham City University students and staff but please book by phone)

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The Poetry Book Society, in partnership with Writing West Midlands and the Institute of Creative and Critical Writing at Birmingham City University, present two poets from Next Generation Poets 2014, a major promotion of the 20 most exciting new poets who have published their first collection in the last decade, reading with a young newcomer.

New Generation Poets including Carol Ann Duffy, Simon Armitage and 18 others, established a movement in 1994 and Next Generation Poets in 2004 helped bring to prominence the next group of rising poets, including Paul Farley, Robin Robertson, Alice Oswald and 17 others.

Location: P350 Lecture Theatre, The Parkside Building