Slow Magic Poetry

At the Private View for the Slow Magic exhibition at the Bluecoat last week, Nathan Jones the Bluecoat's artist in residence was inviting...

AUDIO: Poet in Residence at the Bluecoat

NEW AUDIO - Poet in Residence at the Bluecoat. Just found time to listen to Nathan Jones latest poem responding to the Slow Magic exhibition....

Liverpool Poetry Marathon at The Hornby Room

In addition to the National Poetry Day events I listed earlier Liverpool Poetry Marathon at The Hornby Room in Liverpool Central Library Thursday 8 October 2009....

Poetry in the City – Call to Poets and Artists

From Cath Nichols.... CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FROM POETS AND ARTISTS ON MERSEYSIDE Closing date: January 20 Poetry in the City (PIC) is Liverpool’s annual poetry festival....

The Centenary Edition of Poetry Review

Now “One hundred years and counting...” – Poetry Review celebrates a century Poetry Review celebrates its hundredth birthday with a special centenary edition. As editor...

The Welsh Streets Poetry Project

Had a look at the poetry posters pasted to the doors of the houses in the 'Welsh Streets' of Toxteth this morning. I'm not...

If Only – Launches at the Bluecoat 9 June 2010

If Only at the Bluecoat Date: Wednesday, 09 June 2010 | 7:30pm - 10:00pm Location: Performance Space Ticket Prices: Free The Launch of Liverpool’s monthly melting pot of music,...

National Poetry Day Events. 8 Oct 09

Get inspired … at the Walker - Poetry competition What sort of paintings inspire you? Those with flame-haired Pre-Raphaelite muses or striking 20th century works?...

3 Haikus in Mercy Ezine

Now I'm talking here : 3 Haikus Ezine // Mercy : Design Agency, In Issue 2 of Mercy's E-Zine. Very Nice... Author: Peter O'Halligan Illustrator: ...

The Reader Magazine Event – Waterstone’s 2 Sept.

The Reader Magazine Launches the Reading Revolution 6pm–7.30pm on Wednesday 2nd September 2009 Waterstone’s, 12 College Lane, Liverpool ONE Readers! Join us for what promises to...

Vic Reeves and Michael Rosen in Bluecoat Literature Festival 09

Reeves, Rosen and revolution as the Bluecoat announce second Chapter & Verse Literature Festival. With a diverse range of events including performances from Vic Reeves...

Seeking The Bards of Birkenhead

Via The Arts Council... SEEKING THE BARDS OF BIRKENHEAD Potential poets are sought on the Mersey Ferry, at a stall on Birkenhead Market, from the YMCA,...

Things We Say – Reminder

Just a reminder to participate in Nathan Jones poetry project at the Bluecoat The Things We Say and The Things You Say to Me (Morning and...

If Only… at the Bluecoat

All photos c. Minako Jackson 'If Only...' is the newish Bluecoat monthly 'melting pot of music, performance, dance, spoken word and the otherwise unclassifiable'. This...

Liverpool Peoples Poet 2009 – Awards 29 April

You can now read the 10 Shortlisted poems on the website Liverpool Peoples Poet 2009 Funded by DaDa Disability and Deaf Arts Supported by the Right Worshipful...

Nathan Jones is Poet in Residence at the Bluecoat

This is excellent news! Nathan Jones is a wonderful poet, writer and performer. As good as any and better than most of the long...

Slam Poets at the Casa, Hope St. 14 Oct 09

Slam Poets at the Casa, Hope St. 14 Oct 09 | Hope Street, Liverpool. These slam poet events are always good fun. The Return of the...

Permanent Wilfred Owen exhibition to open in Wirral

Wirral Arts: Permanent Wilfred Owen exhibition to open in Wirral - Wirral News. THE UK’s first permanent exhibition commemorating war poet Wilfred Owen will open...

Participate in the Bluecoat Poet’s project

A new *participatory* project from Nathan Jones, the Bluecoat's poet in residence. Please participate. The Things We Say and The Things You Say to Me (Morning and...

Slam Poetry Semi Final 6 Mar 09

SLAMbassadors poetry slam semi-final The Blackie (Great Georges Community Cultural Project), Great George Street, Liverpool, L1 5EW 7:30pm Friday March 6th FREE ENTRY but places are limited...

John Lennon Poetry Competition to be judged by Poet Laureate

John Lennon Poetry Competition to be judged by Poet Laureate Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy has agreed to judge a new international poetry competition...

Chapter & Verse Literature Festival 2010 at the Bluecoat

Starts on Wednesday 13 October 2010. Here is the list of events I received some while ago. Please check with the Bluecoat for the...

NEW POETRY ANIMATION: The Three Stigmata of Pacman

NEW POETRY ANIMATION: The Three Stigmata of Pacman Mercy : Design Agency, Literature & Arts Collective : London / Liverpool : UK. An excellent poem...

Organic Cherry

Organic Cherry. I think this starts the last Wednesday in March 2009 at the Bluecoat - looks really exciting. What's it all about? Organic Cherry gives amateur...

Liverpool Peoples Poet – 2009

Liverpool Peoples Poet - 2009. Get writing, you don't have much time. Can you write a poem that captures the essence of Liverpool's year as Capital...