Saturday 11th July, Nina Lewis (UK) and Amy Lin + open-mike! VIA ZOOM

This Saturday 11th July we have two wonderful poets Nina Lewis (UK) and Amy Lin + open-mike VIA ZOOM

We apologise we are not at the Moon Café but we will be via ZOOM.

The Zoom session is on Saturday, 11th July 2:00pm to 4:00pm Perth Aus WST (GMT+8hrs).

Nina Lewis is a poet from Worcestershire, UK. Her poetry is published in a wide range of anthologies and magazines, it can be found on poetry trails and in an Art Installation.  Her début pamphlet Fragile Houses (2016) and Patience (2019) - a Spring Recommend from the Poetry Society - were published by V. Press.  She was the Worcestershire Poet Laureate 2017-18, a Reader in Residence for WMRN and is one of the Directors of Worcestershire LitFest.  Nina was an International Guest Poet at the Perth Poetry Festival in 2018 and performs at festivals across the UK.

She has produced two poetry shows: 30-40-60 devised in collaboration and A Tale of Two Cities, her Transatlantic Poetry Project involving poets in Worcester UK and Worcester MA, USA created in 2018 during her Laureateship.  In 2019 Nina was commissioned by Elephant's Footprint to produce 10 animated Poetry Films for their Poetry Renewed Project.


Amy Lin is a Perth writer and doctoral graduate from UWA. Her thesis focused on the poetry of Francis Webb, Bruce Beaver and Michael Dransfield.  Amy's poetry, essays, interviews and reviews have been published in Australian Book Review, LA Review of Books, Westerly, Cordite and other places.  She is working towards a monograph based on her research, and her first collection of poetry.

Gig details are: Perth Poetry Club is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Perth Poetry Club's Nina Lewis & Amy Lim + open-mike

Zoom Meeting Time:   July 11, 2020  2pm Perth till 4pm

Join Zoom Meeting using this link:

or if you have Zoom, you can access thru Zoom itself, entering the following details:

Meeting ID: 942 971 412

Password: 747576

You will have to wait for Zoom to do its thing.  Be patient.  You might be told that the meeting hasn’t started (just wait for the Host to let you in); and when you join in, Zoom will ask you whether to have Video on or off.  You need to be patient.  It may not work straight away.  Try again.  If that fails email Elio on

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The next few weeks, we have the following features + usual open mike:

  11-Jul-20   Nina Lewis (UK) + Amy Lin + open-mike

  18-Jul-20   Recoil 11 launch (Natalie D-Napoleon, Samantha Melia, Phillip Hall, Tony Walley, Deanne Leber, Peter Burges, Rita Tognini, Flora Smith & more) + open-mike

  25-Jul-20   Mega Open-mike (TBC) …

All with open-mike, not to be missed …