Seren Events

The latest news on Seren’s books, authors, events and prizes.

Wednesday 4th May, 10:00 to Wednesday 5th October, 12:30
ONLINE

A monthly online international poetry feedback session to polish your poems led by Cath Drake. How do you make a good poems really good?  Join a high quality online poetry feedback group to focus on honing your poetry. Receive encouragement, inspiration and constructive feedback, and get your poems ready for submission. These small groups, with a maximum of six participants, are for poets who are generating work and passionate about continuing to expand their practice of writing poetry. Both assessing the work of others and listening to how people receive your work is crucial in building...

Friday 12th August, 19:30
Penzance

Katrina Naomi will be in conversation with poet Seán Hewitt, discussing his memoir All Down Darkness Wide. Katrina has published two collections for Seren, The Way the Crocodile Taught Me (2016) and Wild Persistence (2020) and her recent work has been broadcast on Radio 4’s Front Row, Poetry Please, BBC TV Spotlight and on Poems on the Underground.  Tickets: £8.00. For further information and to book visit: www.edgeoftheworldbookshop.co.uk

Tuesday 30th August, 17:00
Redruth

Join editors Ella Frears and Aaron Kent for the launch of a new anthology of Cornish poetry, with readings from many of the contributors, among them Seren poet Katrina Naomi. Katrina has published two collections for Seren, The Way the Crocodile Taught Me (2016) and Wild Persistence (2020) and her recent work has been broadcast on Radio 4’s Front Row, Poetry Please, BBC TV Spotlight and on Poems on the Underground. Doors open from 5.00pm and the event will run from 5.30-7.00pm. Booking is required. Further details and tickets (pay what you can), are only available via Eventbrite.