Monday, April 29, 2019 - 19:00

Stratford Circus Arts Centre, Theatre Square, London E15 1BX

Yvonne Ruddick | Carol Ann Duffy and Friends: Poetry for the Insect Population

A reading to celebrate Carol Ann Duffy’s final project as the Poet Laureate, a commission in The Guardian for which she has invited a group of fellow poets including Seren Poet, Yvonne Reddick, to respond to the collapse in the insect population. Yvonne is an exponent and practitioner of ‘eco-poetry’  and her poetry pamphlet Translating Mountains (Seren 2017) won the  Mslexia Poetry Pamphlet Prize. This reading will feature most of the poets submitting new work and as well as Yvonne the line up will be Carol Ann Duffy,  Imtiaz Dharker, Daljit Nagra, Sean Borodale, Zaffar Kunial, Hannah Sullivan, Matthew Hollis, Ella Duffy, Andrew McMillan and Mark Pajak. Tickets: £8.00. For further information and to book visit: www.stratford-circus.com