Penelope Shuttle Readings
Penelope Shuttle’s new collection Will You Walk a Little Faster? explores cities (London, Bristol) on foot and via inward exploration, drawing on architecture, history and personal memory. It is her first new book-length collection since her Bloodaxe retrospective, Unsent: New & Selected Poems (2012). She launched her new collection at the Newcastle Poetry Festival on 12 May 2017, her 70th birthday.
National Writing Day and the Aurora Poetry Competition, of which Penelope Shuttle is the judge. She will be awarding the prizes, and then reading her own work. Venue and time to be confirmed.
King’s Lynn Poetry Festival
Venue and time tbc.
Tor Bay Festival, Livermead Hotel, Torquay
(afternoon reading, time tbc)
[15 May 2017]