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july, 2019

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01jan12:00 am31jul(jul 31)11:45 pmBetjeman Poetry Prize

03junAll Day08julFinding the Poem - with Paul Lyalls from Haringey Literature Live

14jun(jun 14)3:30 pm31jul(jul 31)11:45 pmINDIGO DREAMS COLLECTION COMPETITION 2019

26jun7:30 pm26jul9:00 pmBang Said The Gun

02jul(jul 2)12:00 am31dec(dec 31)11:45 pmThe Moth Poetry Prize 2019

04jul5:30 pm8:00 pmRoyal College of Physicians Museum Late: Poetry and Breath (Thurs 4 July)

04jul6:30 pm8:00 pmWomen Writers of the Romantic Period

04jul7:30 pm9:00 pmFinding God in Poetry

06julAll Day12The Frost Place 2019 Conference on Poetry

06jul7:30 pm11:45 pmDreading Poetry Competion

07julAll DayTS Eliot Festival

07jul7:30 pm10:45 pmDreading Poetry Competion

08jul7:00 pmOver, Burnett & Tookey: Carcanet Triple Launch

10jul7:00 pm10:00 pmYou're Hysterical

10jul7:00 pm10:30 pmSpoken, Not Stirred

11jul6:30 pm8:00 pmKeats's Bees and the Odes of 1819

11jul6:45 pm8:00 pmPOETRY PLAYBACK · Vertigo & Ghost by Fiona Benson

13jul1:00 pmOut-Spoken Poetry Masterclass: Raymond Antrobus

13jul7:00 pmThe Silence by John Greening: Carcanet Book Launch

15jul10:30 am1:00 pmHydro Lyric: Water & the Self in Contemporary Poetry with Samantha Walton

15jul2:00 pm4:30 pmPoetry & Profanity with Inua Ellams

16jul10:30 am1:00 pmProblematic Poets: Interrogating our Influences with Anthony Anaxagorou

16jul2:00 pm4:30 pmBeyond the Literal: Poetry Translation with Jamie McKendrick

17jul10:30 am1:00 pmConstraints & Play with Tim Atkins

17jul2:00 pm4:30 pmUnpacking the Six Pack: Writing Masculinity, Sport & Body Image with Lewis Buxton

18jul10:30 am1:00 pmVanishing Point: Personae & Perspective? with Emily Critchley

18jul2:00 pm4:30 pmPoems as Process: Projects, Commissions, & Creativity with Victoria Adukwei Bulley

19jul10:30 am1:00 pmDraw Down The Stars with Francesca Lisette

19jul2:00 pm4:30 pmPoetry as Alchemy with Sophie Robinson

22jul7:45 pmOut-Spoken: July

24jul6:30 pmPN Review Summer Launch 2019

26jul7:00 pmPaper Tiger Poetry Open Micthird Friday of the month

26jul7:30 pm26aug9:00 pmBang Said The Gun

27jul2:00 pm4:30 pmThe Thicket and the Thorns with Seán Hewitt

27jul8:00 pm8:45 pmOne Art