Monday, April 12, 2010

LONDON: Ambit/PLON special reading

Tuesday, 13th April, 2010, 7pm, FREE
The Tank Gallery,
The Ladywell Tavern,
80 Ladywell Road
SE13 7HS
Nearest station: Ladywell BR

Ambit Magazine and Tlon Books are holding a special joint event with three poets – Judy Brown, Richard Dyer and Jason Shelley – who will read from their latest works.

Ambit was founded by Dr Martin Bax in 1959 and a landmark 200th issue will be published at the end of April.

Judy Brown’s pamphlet, Pillars of Salt (2006) was a winner in Templar Poetry’s pamphlet competition. She won the Poetry London competition in 2009 and in 2005 received the Poetry Society’s Hamish Canham Poetry Prize. Her poems have appeared in The Forward Book of Poetry 2006 and various magazines, including Ambit.

Richard Dyer's poetry and fiction have been published in Ambit, Contemporary, Moving Worlds, Le Gun, Junger Welt, Cronica Latina and The Dark Times. His first poetry collection, A Western Journey, was published by Arlen House, in October 2006. In 2008 his second collection, Bog Land Scapes, was released as a DVD.

Jason Shelley is working on his fourth book with Tlön Books Publishing, Daytime Notes from Early Morning to Late Afternoon. His previous publications are Grey Love; an urban love story of selected prose and poetry (2003), No Looking Back; selected poetry (2002) and The Romance; an episode in the life of a young writer, of which the artwork is exhibited Tank Gallery, London 8th April - 1st May 2010.
Tel 020 8690 7184

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