Friday, April 24, 2009

Coffeehouse Poetry at the Troubadour, Monday 27th April

Monday 27 April: 8-10 pm.

A stunningly diverse chorus of voices - new and established - to open our Summer Season:

- Galway poet/activist Susan Millar DuMars (Big Pink Umbrella, Salmon, 2008) - poems & short-stories published in UK, US and Ireland;

- novelist/short-story-writer Mary O'Donnell (The Place of Miracles: New and Selected Poems, New Island, 2006);

- Jen Wainwright winner/commended in Foyle Young Poet and Ragged Raven comps;

- Anna Adams (Flying Under Water, Peterloo, 2004), has edited Enitharmon anthologies on London and the River Thames);

- Troubadour Prize commended Ann Pilling (b. Lancs) also a Smith/Doorstop winner - first collection Home Field (Arrowhead, 2008);

- Galway-University Spanish lecturer, Belfast-born Lorna Shaughnessy (Torching the Brown River, Salmon, 2008);

- 2007-Gregory-winner Michael McKimm, from Giant's Causeway, Co. Antrim, 1st collection, Still This Need (Heaventree, 2009);

- and John Walsh (Love's Enterprise Zone, Doire Press, 2007) from Derry, now Galway's North Beach Poetry Nights organiser.

Coffee House Poetry at the Troubadour

Readings on MONDAYS from 8 to 10 pm, tickets £6.50 concessions £5.50,
season tickets 30% off
cheques payable to Coffee-House Poetry, no credit cards

263-267 Old Brompton Road LONDON SW5
nr. junct. Earls Court Rd & Old Brompton Rd
nearest Tube station: Earls Court (District & Piccadilly Lines)
for information, advance booking, season ticket & mailing list enquiries,
phone 020-8354 0660,
write to Anne-Marie Fyfe
at Coffee-House Poetry, PO Box 16210, LONDON, W4 1ZP
or e-mail:

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