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The Poetry Society: Liz Berry, Natalie Shaw and Nick Garrard FREE


In a special free event, in association with The Poetry Society, to mark the launch of the 2019 National Poetry Competition, come and hear Liz Berry, one of the National Poetry Competition’s best-known winners, who was commended in 2011 with her poem ‘Birmingham Roller’, and who has gone on to win the Forward Prize for Best First Collection for Black Country (Chatto 2014), and the Forward Prize for Best Single Poem with ‘The Republic of Motherhood’. She’ll be joined by one of the most recent crop of National Poetry Competition Winners, Natalie Shaw, who was commended in 2018 for her poem ‘I know I only invited you in for a coffee, but…’ and Nick Garrard, who was also commended in 2018 for his poem ‘Near / Far Away’.

Sunday 16 2.00PMJune2019-06-16T14:00:00Z2019-06-16T15:50:00Z

Spoken Word

Waterstones, High Street

24 - 26 High Street

B4 7SL Birmingham GB

0121 633 4353

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