‘Genius Loci’ in Poetry Review

PR winter 2012

My poem ‘Genius Loci’ will be published in the Winter 2012 edition of Poetry Review, edited by Bernardine Evaristo, which will be available from the 14th of December 2012.  Other poets in this issue include: Jacqueline Saphra, Jemma Borg, Valerie Laws, Warsan Shire, Roger Robinson, Katrina Naomi, Dorothea Smartt, Steve Tasane,  Sophie Mayer,  Jay Bernard, Roger Robinson, Kayo Chingonyi, Anthony Joseph, Nick Makoha, Jocelyn Page, Caroline Smith, Mir Mahfuz Ali,  Hannah Lowe,Yemisi Blake, Nicholas Laughlin, Dzifa Benson, Sophie Clarke, Pascale Petit,Cherry Smyth, Nii Ayikwei Parkes, Kwame Dawes, Saradha Soobrayen, Michael Horovitz, Karen McCarthy Woolf, Alison Brackenbury, David Morley, Rob A. Mackenzie, and Sarah Wardle.


Poetic Journeys at the V&A

I’ll be reading a specially-commissioned poem at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, on the 17th of February as part of this wonderful event: http://www.vam.ac.uk/whatson/event/1588/poetic-journeys-2730/

Celebrate the anthology TEN featuring poets Mir Mahfuz Ali, Rowyda Amin, Nick Makoha, Roger Robinson, Shazea Quraishi and Jan Kofi-Tsekpo. Hear readings from the anthology TEN and newly commissioned works performed in the galleries in response to the V&A’s collections.

Listen to three of London’s finest selectors Charlie Dark, Rita Ray and Max Reinhardt. Hear Brooklyn based artist Tracie Morris and her unique style of word play. Attend a Q&A hosted by writer and co-editor of the anthology TEN Bernardine Evaristo MBE. Expand your mind through word and image in one of our creative writing and digital workshops and purchase a signed copy of the anthology TEN.

In association with Spread The Word, Bloodaxe Books and The Books Project.

Free, no booking required except for: Poetic Trails and Q&A £5 and each workshop £5.

The anthology can be found here