Tuesday, February 01, 2011

BIRMINGHAM: Luke Kennard / Nine Arches Press launch

Thursday, 3rd February, 2011, 7pm-9pm, FREE
The Priory Rooms,
40 Bull Street,
B4 6AF

Readings from Luke Kennard, David Hart, Milorad Krystanovich and Simon Turner.

Celebrate the launch of Luke Kennard’s new Nine Arches Press pamphlet, Planet-Shaped Horse, with a host of readings from the new pamphlet and from a selection of Birmingham’s finest poets.

 About Planet-Shaped Horse:
Luke Kennard’s Planet-Shaped Horse is an unhinged black-comedy poem-play from one of contemporary poetry’s most unique voices. When the (anti) hero of the piece is enduring a somewhat ‘enforced’ stay at Fouracres halfway house, entanglements ensue. Both terrible and beautiful things happen. Hermits and doctors are not what they seem and neither Miranda nor Simon seem capable of reining in or reforming their unreliable narrator…

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