Poetry Reading: Lucy Newlyn, 23rd November

Saturday 23rd November, 2019

6.30 for 7pm till 9pm at the Meeting House, 43 St Giles

Free admission + fundraising collection for the Garden Room & Quaker Centre + refreshments

NEW COLLECTION! OXFORD LAUNCH! Lucy Newlyn will talk about creativity & read from her new collection, out this very November: VITAL STREAM  (Carcanet, 2019).

Most recently, Lucy Newlyn published an extra-ordinary book of autobiography plus poetry called Diary of a Bipolar Explorer  (Signal, 2018). She now lives in Cornwall, and is a fellow Emeritus of St Edmund Hall in Oxford. Her forthcoming  The Craft of Poetry, will be published by Yale University Press. Her William and Dorothy  Wordsworth, ‘All in Each Other’ ( OUP, 2013) and Branch-Lines: Edward Thomas and Contemporary Poetry, An anthology of contemporary poems and critical reflections on Edward Thomas (Enitharmon, 2014) are riveting reads. Now we look forward to this year’s book of      poems,  Vital Stream.