VERVE 2022 – Podium Poets

February 2022
Feb 19
19 February 2022
Poet On A Podium 1: Sophie Sparham
Podium Event Space,

1:35pm - 1:50pm Sophie Sparham's incedible second collection, The Man Who Ate 50,000 Weetabix (Verve Poetry Press, 2021) cemented her status as a poet who tells it as she sees […]

£3.00
Feb 19
19 February 2022
Poet On A Podium 2: Rushika Wick
Podium Event Space,

3:35pm - 3:50pm Join Forwards highly commended poet Rushika Wick for an intimate and inspiring reading from her debut full collection, Afterlife as Trash, which was published in March this […]

£3.00
Feb 19
19 February 2022
Poet On A Podium 3: Beth Calverley
Podium Event Space,

7:05pm - 7:20pm You’ll see Beth Calverley with her Poetry Machine in our VERVE Poetry Fayre this year. Now hear her poetry! Beth will be reading from her debut collection, […]

£3.00
Feb 20
20 February 2022
Poet On A Podium 4: Kathryn O'Driscoll
Podium Event Space,

12:35pm - 12:50pm The UK's reigning Slam Champion, Kathryn O'Driscoll delights us with poems from her debut poetry collection, Cliff Notes, (Verve Poetry Press, 2022) which perfectly straddles page and […]

£3.00
Feb 20
20 February 2022
Poet On A Podium 5: Sean Wai Keung
Podium Event Space,

4:05pm - 4:20pm Join Glasgow based Sean Wai Keung for a short but enthralling reading in our cosy Podium Event Space. Sean's debut full collection, Sikfan Glaschu, was published in […]

£3.00
Feb 20
20 February 2022
Poet On A Podium 6: Elaine Beckett
Podium Event Space,

  6:35pm - 6:50pm Faber pamphleteer Elaine will read from her astonishing debut full collection Sea Creature Regrows Entire Body (Verve Poetry Press, 2021) in our last cosy Podium event […]

£3.00