February TalkArticle Written:
FEBRUARY TALK by Dr Roger Bloor
‘Moloch Songs – the literature of coal and clay’
Roger Bloor’s poems have been published in The Hippocrates Prize Anthology 2017 and 2019, Allegro Poetry, Affect Publications ‘StillBorn’ , Words for the Wild Anthology 2018, The Bridges Anthology 2018 and 2019 Landscapes Anthology 2018, Magma 2018 and Poetry London 2019. His pamphlet ‘A Less Clear Dream’ was shortlisted for the Arnold Bennett Book Prize 2018. His poetry pamphlet Aldgedeslegh’ was shortlisted for the Arnold Bennett Book Prize 2019. He was Poet in Residence 2018/19 at Trentham Gardens in Staffordshire, and is the winner of the Poetry London Clore Prize 2019. More can be found on Roger’s website
Tea & biscuits included, £3 payable on the door.
Date and time: Saturday 29th February, 2.30pm
Location: Quaker Meeting House, 2 Miller Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme