Poetry

Boulevard Theatre and Live Canon present

Sunday Service: Poetry

with Hannah Sullivan and Antony Dunn

Presenting all aspects of the verse world,
from ballads to blank verse and sonnets to slams

Sun 24 Nov 16:30

Book now from £12

From ballads to blank verse and sonnets to slam battles, this event will explore how we take poetry from the page and bring it to life through performance and discussion. Curated by leading poetry society Live Canon, each week offers a platform to guests from different parts of the verse world to come together and share their work in an exciting and enlightening way.

with Hannah Sullivan and Antony Dunn

Hannah Sullivan is a native Londoner. She read Classics at Cambridge and then spent a decade in the US, first at Harvard, and then in San Francisco. Her first collection, Three Poems, won the T.S. Eliot prize and the John Pollard International Poetry Prize. She is now working on a new long poem, Tenants, and an academic book about metre and English sentences. She teaches at New College, Oxford.

Antony Dunn has published four collections of poems; Pilots and Navigators, Flying Fish, Bugs and, most recently, Take This One to Bed (Valley Press, October 2016).He edited and introduced Ex Libris, a posthumous collection of poems by David Hughes (Valley Press, 2015).Antony is a regular tutor for The Poetry School and the Arvon Foundation and was Artistic Director of Bridlington Poetry Festival from 2012 until 2018. Winner of the Newdigate Prize and an Eric Gregory Award, he lives in Leeds.

Hannah Sullivan

Antony Dunn

Tickets: £12

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