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february, 2019

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24oct(oct 24)4:00 am30apr(apr 30)11:45 pmWare Poets Open Poetry Competition 2019

07nov(nov 7)12:00 am15feb(feb 15)11:45 pmWoman Scream Festival 2019 (Call for wo0lrdwide coordinators)

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

10janAll Day20marAndriana Minou

11janAll Day21marAndriana Minou

17jan(jan 17)12:00 am28feb(feb 28)11:45 pmSubmit to Rochford Street Review Issue 26

24jan01aprAlpine Fellowship 2019 Writing Prize - £10000

26jan7:30 pm26feb9:00 pmBang Said The Gun

03feb10:00 am5:30 pmReading and Performing your Poetry

03feb7:30 pm10:30 pmDreading Poetry Competion

06feb7:00 pm11:45 pmWord on the Street

06feb7:30 pm11:45 pmDreading Poetry Competion

07feb7:00 pm8:30 pmBeverley Bie Brahic, Alison Brackenbury & Nina Bogin: Oxford Blackwells

08feb7:00 pmPaper Tiger Poetry Open Micthird Friday of the month

09febAll DayFinancial Consequences- International Poetry Festival- Sat. 9 Feb. at LSE

10feb7:00 pm10:30 pmSpoken, Not Stirred

16feb2:00 pm5:15 pmRevealing the self: expression in poetry

17feb2:00 pm6:00 pmTackling Terza Rima

22feb7:00 pm9:00 pmY Gadair Wag | The Empty Chair

22feb7:30 pm9:30 pmXuntanza Poética 2 Poetic Gathering

25feb7:30 pm9:00 pmThe North, special Irish edition launch

26feb7:30 pm26mar9:00 pmBang Said The Gun