Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 18:30

The Bluecoat, 8 School Lane, Liverpool L1 3BX

Yvonne Reddick & Deryn Rees-Jones | Peggy Poole Award Readings

The Poetry Society presents a special event featuring readings and Q & A from poet Yvonne Reddick, the winner of the inaugural Peggy Poole Award – a new talent development award recognising emerging writers in the North West of England – alongside the judge of this year’s competition, celebrated poet and critic Deryn Rees-Jones. Yvonne's Mslexia prize-winning pamphlet Translating Mountains was published by Seren in 2017. Deryn Rees Jones has published seven collections for Seren, most recently What It's Like to Be Alive: Selected Poems (2016) which was a Poetry Book Society Special Commendation. Tickets: £6.00/£5.00 For further information and to book, visit the Festival website: www.thebluecoat.org.uk