Poet, playwright and former Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy curates an evening of poetry on the theme of the environment, and the artistic responses triggered by the current climate crisis.
Featuring readings from poet, artist and Chancellor of Newcastle University Imtiaz Dharker, Ella Duffy, winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2010, and former National Poet of Wales, Gillian Clarke, and as well as a performance from Carol Ann Duffy herself.
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#CharlestonFestivalatHome, 15-25 May is a series of 10 free events bringing artists, writers, thinkers and changemakers together online to explore art, literature and society, just as the Bloomsbury group did around the Charleston dining room table 100 years ago. Explore the full programme: https://www.charleston.org.uk/festival/whats-on/
Wherever you are, pour yourself a glass of something and join us at 7pm (BST) for a dose of Charleston Festival magic
As a charity that receives no public funding, the cancellation of Charleston Festival and our current closure is financially devastating for Charleston. As you enjoy this event, please consider making a donation to Charleston’s Emergency Appeal: https://www.charleston.org.uk/charleston-emergency-appeal/
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