Friday, September 03, 2010


Sunday 12th September 2010, doors open 6.30pm, readings from 7.30pm, FREE
Wilde's Wine Bar,
The Parade,
Leamington Spa

Leamington Spa Shindig!
To celebrate October's Warwick Words festival, we will have a reading from Warwick Laureates past and present, plus a prize draw for FREE tickets to two Warwick Words events and some Nine Arches goodies!

Warwick Laureates past and present confirmed to be reading so far are: Helen Yendall, Jane Holland, Cathy Whittaker and Marg Roberts.

Plus: Special guest poet Mark Goodwin reads from his latest Nine Arches collection, Shod.

Mark Goodwin’s third full-length collection is Shod. He has previously published two collections with Shearsman Books, Else and Back of A Vast; and also a chapbook entitled Distance a Sudden with Longbarrow Press. He has been fascinated by religions and mysticism since he started writing; being much inspired and informed by the works of Ted Hughes, Peter Redgrove and Penelope Shuttle. Mark lives in Leicestershire where he works as a community poet.

PLUS: Live music from local musicians

Open mic slots also available, please sign up on the door.

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