Friday, 30 September 2016

'I made a wish on a sliver of moonlight' - Bristol Poetry Festival, 11th October 2016

Tuesday 11th Oct     7.30pm

The Mackay, Bristol Grammar School, Elton Road, Bristol, BS8 1SR.

“I made a wish on a sliver of moonlight. A sly grin and a bowl full of stars”

Tickets: £8.00 / £6.00 concessions

Gillian Clarke, Niall Campbell, Deborah Harvey

 Gillian Clarke, National Poet of Wales - 'Gillian Clarke is one of the most widely respected and deeply loved poets in the world' - Carol Ann Duffy, Poet Laureate

Niall Campbell, poet/author of Moontide – ‘Through poems which are in turn darkly lyrical, atmospheric, humorous and moving, Campbell proves himself an important new voice and a genuine talent to be reckoned with' – John Glenday

Deborah Harvey, poet/author of: Communion; Map Reading For Beginners; and Breadcrumbs  ‘Her honesty draws you in because Harvey knows that honesty is itself an art form. It needs to be strongly crafted; it is a crafted matter; and she makes a persuasive poetry from the matter of experience’  David Morley

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