Bristol Poetry Festival 2016
1st October - 15th October
Bristol Poetry Festival 2016 will feature readings from international, national and local poets as well as performances and workshops across the city. The full festival line-up is now available to view belwo and a print version of the programme will be available around Bristol soon. There's also a page for the festival programme available for a leisurely look here:Bristol Poetry Festival 2016.
Booking open for Liberated Words 2-day Poetry Film-making workshop 14th/15th Oct
Booking is now open for the Liberated Words 2-day Poetry Film-making Workshop to be held in
Bristol on Friday 14th and Saturday 15th October (10am - 4.30pm).
The workshop will take place at YHA, Narrow Quay, Bristol, BS1 4QA and will be run by
Elephantsfootprint poetry film-makers Helen Dewbury and Chaucer Cameron.
Poetry Can Membership Scheme
Poetry Can is an organisation working to promote poetry in the South West of England. We are dedicated to supporting the creative and professional development of poets of all ages and levels of experience and to increasing and promoting opportunities for everyone to take part in and enjoy poetry.
Membership costs £3 per month (you might think of it as buying poetry a cup of coffee once a month!)
By becoming a member of Poetry Can you will be saying in a very practical way that you believe in the importance and possibilities of poetry.
The Poetry Can website
This site is a portal to the world of poetry in the South West of England.
You can sign up for our monthly newsletter at: www.poetrycan.co.uk/newsletter.
Poetry Can organises both Bristol Spring Poetry Festival and Bristol Poetry Festival every year. These festivals feature local national and international poets. We've put together a page featuring all of the poets who have appeared at Bristol Poetry Festivals over the past few years, we call it The Wall of Poetry Fame.