Poetry for Pleasure
This group meets to read poetry together, to discuss what we read, discover poets old in time but new to some of us and also find out about new voices of the 21st century. Above all, our aim is to enjoy poetry and sometimes compose our own poems!
Leader Anne Hill 01252 687423
Day & Time Fortnightly on Mondays at 10.30 ’til noon’.
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Poetry Programme for Autumn Term 2019
16th September Simon Armitage
Welcome to the new Poet Laureate
30th September Alice Oswald
Welcome to the new Oxford Professor of Poetry
14th October New Voices
Poems from the younger generation
28th October Music, Lyrics and Poetry
With help from Leonard Cohen & Mick Hills
11th November Remembering Various War Poets
25th November Edward Thomas
The Group Leader’s Indulgence!!
9th December A Christmas Carol