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What poetry mustn't do is talk to itself.

by Bernard O'Donoghue

Upcoming events

Jul 27 Thu

Summer Poetry

Martin Bates, Anne Connolly, Bashabi Fraser, and Colin Will read.

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Jul 27 Thu

Finding the Words

Finding the Words is a regular poetry evening every month at York Explore Library.
Each evening, hosted by York Explore Library and Archive, brings together three poets with the aim to... Go to event

Jul 27 Thu

Poetry Al Fresco with Ryan Van Winkle in Jupiter Artland

Join Saltire Prize-winning poet and curator Ryan Van Winkle for an engaging evening of poetry on a walkabout reading.

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Jul 28 Fri

Launch of The Café Review – Scottish edition

The launch of a bumper Scottish edition of an American poetry journal.

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Need to find a poem for a wedding?

We will be very happy you help you find the poems you need - or even the ones you have 'lost'. We can also help with all sorts of poetry queries. Whatever your question, just get in touch and we'll do our best to help. Ask us a question…

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We have several reading groups for you to choose from.

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