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Saturday 22nd of April, Writing Powerful Poetry Workshop with Jackson!

Writing Powerful Poetry - workshop by Jackson

Learn how to express emotions in your poems. See how great poets manipulate words to make magic and mystery. Find out how form creates feeling.

In this workshop, you’ll read and discuss a selection of published poems, and get inspired to write your own.

Whether you’re a curious beginner or already well-versed, you’re sure to have fun. Don’t forget your writing materials!

Thursday 11th of May, "Poetry In Conversation: Amy Hilhorst"

'Poetry In Conversation' is a chance for you to listen to some of Perth’s best poets in an interview format with Robert Wood. These sessions are designed as an introduction and exploration of how poets write, read and talk. They will feature readings of poems as well as the opportunity for you to hear about the poet’s influences, process and work. This will give you the chance to listen to the stories behind the poetry for which they are known.

Saturday 8th April, Launch of "Slings and Arrows I & II" + open-mike

This Saturday we have the launch of Glen Phillips’ two new books Slings and Arrows I & II with mega features, Jenny Davis, Jan Napier, Jackson, Peter Jeffery, and Bryn Griffiths reading from his books, launch speech by Bryn, response by Glen.  Open-mike as usual.  Some food and refreshments provided after 4pm.

All this Saturday 8th April 2017 at Perth Poetry Club – a book launch embedded in the gig.