Stanza News: Staffordshire

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Contact: John Williams (01270 873 761 or johnwilliamstanza @ btinternet.com or http://leopardpoetry.wordpress.com/)

Stoke Stanza July 2011Stoke Stanza, July 2011 - John Williams centre

The next Poetry Stanza in the meeting room at the Leopard pub, Market Street, Burslem, Stoke-On-Trent will be on February 24th. Roger Elkin launches his new collection Chance Meetings.

All are welcome. Admission free.

Here is our 2015 programme until November.

March 17th Poetry Stanza led by Phil Williams. Members bring their poems to share and discuss.

April 28th Richard Swigg, professor at Keele University, talks on the poetry of Charles Tomlinson who was born in Stoke-on-Trent and achieved international acclaim as a great poet and critic.

May 19th our guest poet, Harry Shent, young poet Laureate of Stoke-On-Trent and Staffordshire, reads from his work.

June 16th Poetry Stanza. Members bring their poems to share and discuss.

July 14th Poetry Stanza. Members bring their poems to share and discuss.

August 18th. Poetry Stanza. Members bring their poems to share and discuss.

September 22nd, Our guest poet, Caroline Hawkridge, leader of the Silverdale Poets, reads from her work.

October -date to be arranged.

November 17th. Poetry Stanza. Members bring their poem to share and discuss.