Friday Night Headline Event: Jay Gao, Will Harris, Denise Saul
17th February 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm£4.50 – £6.50
Our regular Friday evening poetry headline event features three incredible contempory poets. Edinburgh born US based Jay Gao’s debut full collection Imperium (Carcanet, 2022) follows his New Poetry Prize-winning pamphlet Katabsis. Will Harris’ debut collection RENDANG (Granta, 2020) won the Forward First Book Award and his follow-up Brother Poem will be available to purchase early at VERVE! Denise Saul’s debut full collection The Room Between Us (Pavillion, 2022) was short-listed for the TS Eliot Prize. Hosting these three wonderful poets for readings and discussion is Cynthia Miller, co-founder of VERVE Poetry Festival and prize-winning author of Honorifics (Nine Arches, 2021).