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). MostContinue reading “Poetry Reading: Lucy Newlyn, 23rd November”

Poetry Reading: Fiona Sampson, 16th November

Saturday 16th 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 On Saturday the 16th of November, Fiona Sampson will read from her forthcoming collection: COME DOWN (Little, Brown, 2020), an exploration of belonging to placeContinue reading “Poetry Reading: Fiona Sampson, 16th November”

SEA CHANGES by Marina Jenkyns

22nd November, 2019 4pm and 7pm at Oxford Quaker Meeting House, 43 St Giles, Oxford OX1 3LW Tickets: £10, £8 concession; buy on the door or by searching “Sea Changes in Oxford” on http://www.eventbrite.com Following on from its successful debut at the 2019 Camden Fringe, Sea Changes returns to the stage at the Friends MeetingContinue reading “SEA CHANGES by Marina Jenkyns”

Building Understanding and Tolerance in a Divided Society

Berks & Oxon Regional Meeting Saturday 26 October 2019 Reading Quaker Meeting House 11:00 (coffee etc. at 10.30) to about 16:00 ‘In what ways are you involved in the work of reconciliation between individuals, groups and nations?’  – Advices and queries, 32 Quakers strive for the peaceful resolution of conflict. This applies as much toContinue reading “Building Understanding and Tolerance in a Divided Society”

Poetry Reading: Philip Gross & Lesley Saunders

In the series POEMS IN THE QUAKER MEETING HOUSE@ 43 St Giles  Oxfordfree admission +  a collection + refreshments @ 6.30 for 7pm till 9pm on Sat. October 12th Philip Gross and Lesley Saunders will read from their book A PART OF THE MAIN: A CONVERSATION (Mulfran, 2019), a dialogic poem, even an improvisation, born ofContinue reading “Poetry Reading: Philip Gross & Lesley Saunders”