European Poetry Festival 2018 : opening night
April THURSDAY 5TH : 7PM
THE ROSE THEATRE, KINGSTON
Rose Theatre Kingston. 24-26 High Street. Kingston. KT1 1HL www.rosetheatrekingston.org
with Jen Calleja, Frederic Forte, Christodoulos Makris, Alessandro Burbank & Erik Lindner alongside Astra Papachristodoulou, Olga Kolesnikova, Synne Johnsson, Henriette Hjorthen Støren & Katerina Koulouri.
A celebration of contemporary literary and avant-garde European poetry as the closing event of Kingston University's Writers' Centre programme for 2017 / 2018.
World renowned poets Frederic Forte, Christodoulos Makris and others visiting from Paris, Dublin, Venice, Amsterdam 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.
Writer's Centre Kingston is a founding partner of The European Poetry Festival and this event begins ten days of events. www.europeanpoetryfestival.com
Photographs by Madeleine Rose Elliott