Welcome to Poetry Live!
NEWS – 06.06.2016: The winners of the 2016 Simon Powell Poetry Prize have now been posted on the Competition page. Congratulations to all our winners and well done to everyone who entered.
About the events
Each event includes Simon Armitage. He is one of Britain’s best poets, with a superb ear for language.This is a great opportunity to hear the Oxford Professor of Poetry read his work from the anthology. Carol Ann Duffy and Gillian Clarke will give an exhilarating joint reading.Their session is one of the most illuminating parts …More