Southwell Library Poetry Festival
The Southwell Library Poetry Festival is a regular event in the library calendar to celebrate poetry in all its forms. It took place on 3 to 5 July 2015.
- an eclectic evening of captivating verse with John Hegley
- fascinating workshops on subjects as diverse as Nottinghamshire Poetry, The Poetry of Independence, Twentieth Century Poets, Village Verse and more!
- Seuss on the Loose children’s activity
- festival Poet in Residence, Bert Flitcroft
- a screening of Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing
- live music from poetry band LiTTLe MACHiNe
- Dessert Island Poems with Sheelagh Gallagher
- performance of TS Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats.