Saturday, October 29, 2022 - 14:00

The Poetry Pharmacy
36 High Street
Bishops Castle

Kathryn Bevis | Launch of Flamingo at The Poetry Pharmacy

Join Kathryn Bevis at The Poetry Pharmacy for the launch of her debut pamphlet Flamingo with guest readings by Emma Purshouse and Jeanette Burton. 

Kathryn Bevis is founder of The Writing School and was Hampshire Poet 2020-21. She is the Selected Poet for Magma’s Solitude issue and her poems have appeared in: Poetry Review, Poetry Wales, Poetry Ireland Review, Mslexia, and The London Magazine. In 2022, she won the Mairtín Crawford Award for Poetry, the Poetry Society Member’s Competition, and the Second Light Poetry Competition (first and second prize); coming second in the York Poetry Prize and the Edward Thomas Prize. Kathryn teaches Poetry for Wellbeing courses in mental health and substance-misuse recovery settings, and in prisons. Flamingo is her debut pamphlet. Its title poem was shortlisted in the Bridport this year.

Tickets £3 which includes refreshments. Book you place here

Access: Please note that due to the historical nature of the building, there is a flight of stairs up to the Distillery workshop space.