September Poetry Events
Here are some poetry events coming up in September and don’t forget our own Anne Stewart is reading at the Poetry Cafe on the 29th.
Tuesday 2nd September
Holly Hopkins & Ian McEwen
Plus open mic
The Gipsy Hill Tavern, 79 Gipsy Hill, SE19 1QY
Doors open 7.15 for 7.30 start. Entry £4 / £3concs.
Tuesday 9th September
Southeast London Poetry Network in conjunction with Made in Greenwich Gallery
Chrissie Gittins and Wendy French
With poet/musicians Bernadette Reed and Jazzman John Clarke.
Made in Greenwich, 324 Creek Road, Greenwich, London SE10 9SW
7.30pm Tickets £5 (£4 concessions) to include interval drinks and nibbles.
Sunday 14th September
John Betjeman guided walk: Lance Pierson leads a walk around Highgate to see the places where John Betjeman was born, brought up and went to school and to hear the poems he wrote about them. Warning: West Hill is a very steep climb!
Walks start at Kentish Town Station.
2.30pm (2h 15m) Tickets £9 (£7 concessions). 020 7731 6544. www.walks.com
Sunday 21st September
John Milton guided walk:Lance Pierson leads a walk around the places where John Milton lived and worked in the City of London and Lance reads some of the poems he wrote there.
Walks start at Mansion House Underground Station (Exit No 4, signed to Bow Lane and St Paul’s Cathedral).
2.30pm (2 hours) Tickets £9 (£7 concessions). 020 7731 6544. www.walks.com
Saturday 27th September
Gale Burns and Jill Abram present
THE VERSIFICATION SHUFFLE
featuring Mimi Khalvati & work from the highly respected Versification Course
The Poetry Café, Betterton St, Convent Garden WC1
Entry £6/4 Refreshments from bar
7.30 – 9.30
Monday 29th September
Martyn Crucefix, June English and Anne Stewart
Readers from the floor are welcome: 1 poem, up to say 50 lines.
The Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street.