EPF2019 : Norwegian Poetry Focus at Writers’ Centre Kingston
April Thursday 4th 2019: 7pm - Free entry.
The Rose Theatre. 24-26 High Street. Kingston. KT1 1HL
see the entire European Poetry Festival programme www.europeanpoetryfestival.com/programme
with readings by Jon Ståle Ritland, Morten Langeland, Silje Ree, Vilde Valerie Bjerke Torset, Maren Nygård, Alessandro Burbank, Katerina Koulouri, Harry Man, SJ Fowler, Olga Kolesnikova, Julia Rose Lewis, Marcia Knight Latter & Helena Artus.
A celebration of contemporary literary and avant-garde European poetry as the closing event of Kingston University's Writers' Centre programme for 2018 / 2019, with a special focus on contemporary Norwegian poetry.
World renowned poets visiting from across Europe read alongside European poets local to the Kingston area or currently studying at Kingston University. This reading will showcase the dynamic energy and innovation so defining of 21st European poetry - an amazing opportunity to see some of the most exciting contemporary poets from all over Europe.
The event will also see the launch of four new publications by Norwegian poets with brand new works by Jon Ståle Ritland, Morten Langeland, Vilde Valerie Bjerke Torset and Silje Ree. Find out more here https://www.europeanpoetryfestival.com/sampsonlow
and readings by the 2019 Sampson Low Kingston University student poetry pamphlet series from Julia Rose Lewis, Marcia Knight Latter and Helena Artus.
Writer's Centre Kingston is a founding partner of The European Poetry Festival.