We're getting ridiculously exited about the festival, hurry up 20th April!
Come and join us at The Fox And Grapes this Thursday for an evening featuring almost 20 Nottingham poets representing many local poetry groups. Bring yourselves, bring your friends and bring your smiles. We're here to warm up the festival and celebrate Notts, being awesome.
Hosted my LeftLion Magazine Nottingham editor, Bridie Squires and featuring the below....(please note, timetable and lineup may change every so slightly but will be updated on here if it does)
7.00pm - Aoife O'Connor
7.10pm - David Amos (Coal & Dialect Researcher)
7.20pm - Sarah Camplin ( Women Got Talent)
7.30pm - Stephen Thomas (Poetry Is Dead Good)
7.40pm - Tony Challis (Nottingham Poetry Society)
7.50pm - Gregory Woods (Emeritus Professor of Gay and Lesbian Studies, Nottingham Trent University)
8.00pm - Shaun Belcher (Lost Nottingham)
8.10pm - Anne Holloway (Big White Shed)
8.20pm - Manjit Sahota (Poets Against Racism)
8.30pm - Lytisha Tunbridge (World Jam)
8.40pm - Panya Banjoko & Abii (Soetry)
8.50pm - Trevor Wright (Local & Vocal)
9.00pm - Christopher William Lanyon (Clickbait)
9.10pm - Aly Stoneman (LeftLion Magazine Nottingham)
9.20pm - Andrea Bowd
9.30pm - Andrew Graves (Local & Vocal)
9.40pm - Ioney Smallhorne (Black Writers Network)
9.50pm - Amelia Middle (Young Producers)
10.00pm - Meegan Worcester (Black Writers Network)
10.10pm- Bridie Squires - (Professional Gobshite)
Followed by an Open Mic until all the words run out, all are welcome, please come on down and join the fun, bring a poem.