Miggy & John's Book Launch with Helen Mort

Tuesday 12th May 2020

7:00pm - 11:00pm

  • Dining from 7pm
  • Performance starts at 8pm
  • Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Meze Menu served until 9:30pm

Dr Helen Mort – is a British poet and novelist, and widely regarded as one of the best young poets in the country. She is a five-time winner of the Foyle Young Poets award, received an Eric Gregory Award from The Society of Authors in 2007, and won the Manchester Poetry Prize Young Writer Prize in 2008. In 2010, she became the youngest ever poet-in-residence at The Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere. In the same year she was shortlisted for the Picador Prize and won the Norwich Café Writers' Poetry Competition with a poem called `Deer`. She was the Derbyshire Poet Laureate from 2013 to 2015. In 2014, she won the Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize for "Division Street"

Miggy Angel – South London poet whose 3rd volume in a trilogy Boy Bestiary is out on IceFlow books from Canada. He is the author of the poetry collection, Grime Kerbstone Psalms, published by Celandor books. He organises and comperes the monthly poetry event, Speech Therapy, and also facilitates a weekly writer’s workshop for writers accessing the addiction project where he works as a drugs worker. As well as his first published collection, he has poems published in 3am Magazine, Kill Author, Zouch Magazine, and elsewhere. Miggy Angel was born and raised in South London and lived to tell the tale. He is now resident of Nottingham, England.

“Miggy Angel I like your style!” John Cooper Clarke

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John Humphreys – poet of 15 years standing publishes his second book, "Still Looking for Elvis". A veteran of the Nottingham Poetry scene he has read at the Splendour and Dot to Dot Festivals. He helps run the longstanding DIY poetry collective who last year appeared at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

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Mr Ford and Mr Gibbs – an acoustic pop duo of the non-dynamic variety. Spoiling the quiet nights-out of unsuspecting pub-goers for the last 7 or 8 years

Plus more poets TBA

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Miggy & John's Book Launch with Helen Mort

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