Celebrate National Poetry Day (video)

Take time out to enjoy National Poetry Day

Today, 7th October is National Poetry Day.

Celebrate National Poetry DayIf you’re a lover of poetry, why nit take some time out and enjoy the work by some of your favourite poets?

If you’re lucky enough to be up in London today, you can pop over to the Southbank and enjoy live poetry from the likes of Daljit Nagra, Simon Armitage and Lemn Sissay.

If you’re on the Island, why not sit back for three minutes and enjoy this fantastic short film of Philip Gross’ Room Inside.

Beautiful poetry, beautifully shot.

Room Inside from Broadway Nottingham on Vimeo.

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Thursday, 7th October, 2010 3:20pm

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2 Comments

  1. keithybaby's comment is rated +1 Vote +1 Vote -1

    7.Oct.2010 6:02pm

    Alternatively, read Island poet Lydia Fulleylove’s Forward Prize shortlisted poem at http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2010/sep/25/lydia-fulleylove-saturday-poem

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  2. angela Topping's comment is rated +1 Vote +1 Vote -1

    13.Oct.2010 10:14pm

    This is a beautiful film, life affirming and with great words by Philip Gross.

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