- March 1, 2020
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Do something interesting and enlightening with your night. Bristol’s very own poetry revue invites the region’s wordsmiths to perform in our quirky cocktail bar:
David Hanlon, Welsh poet from Cardiff. David is a qualified counsellor/therapist, and is a Best of the Net nominee. His first chapbook ‘Spectrum of Flight’ is available for pre-orders now, and will be officially released on 18th February 2020 with Animal Heart Press.
Elisabeth Horan, editor-in-Chief at Animal Heart Press, and Co-Editor at Ice Floe Press. Elisabeth’s newest collections are Just to the Right of the Stove, with Hedgehog Poetry Press, and Alcoholic Betty (Fly on the Wall). Elisabeth is a 2018 Pushcart nominee and a 2018 and 2019 Best of Net nominee.
David Punter, Professor of Poetry at the University of Bristol. David has published six collections and has had work published in many magazines including PN Review, Encounter, Ariel, Outposts, Blackbox Manifold. His next collection, Those Other Fields, is currently being published by Palewell Press.
Anna Saunders, CEO, and founder of the Cheltenham Poetry Festival. Anna has been described as ‘a poet who surely can do anything’ by The North, ‘a poet of quite remarkable gifts’ by Bernard O’Donoghue and ‘a modern myth maker’ by Paul Stephenson. Anna is the author of Communion (Wild Conversations Press), Struck (Pindrop Press) Burne Jones and the Fox (Indigo Dreams), among others.
TICKETS – £2 on the door