Monday, October 19, 2015

Next Buzzwords - Sunday, 1st November

 Next Buzzwords - Sunday, 1st November

Workshop, led by Jonathan Edwards and Mike Jenkins 7pm
Guest readings and open mic 8pm
Guest poets:  Jonathan Edwards and Mike Jenkins

Upstairs at The Exmouth Arms, Bath Road, Cheltenham
£5 waged, £3 unwaged

Jonathan Edwards's first collection, My Family and Other Superheroes, won the Costa Poetry Award and the Wales Book of the Year People's Choice Award. It was shortlisted for the Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize.

Mike Jenkins's latest book of poetry Shedding Paper Skin, received excellent reviews. Previous book of poems and stories in Merthyr dialect Barkin! Was short-listed for Wales Book of the Year.
Former editor of Poetry Wales. Co-editor of Red Poets magazine for 21 years.