Ron Okley asked if there's two Poets Corner events in September because of National Poetry Week? So to clarify: No - only one, brought forward to the 8th September and our usual event on the 15th September is therefore cancelled.
POETRY CALENDAR UPDATE:
Wed: 29th August 2007 ~ Wings Poetry Reading (see notice below)
WINGS Organisation for Cross-Cultural Development Inc. invites the Irish poet, Gordon Hewitt; from the Belfast Poet’s Touring Group; to be our guest.
We also are pleased to invite Peter Jeffery, O. A. M., our local poet of distinction, to charm us with his poetry.
When: Wednesday 29th of August, 2007 7:30 –9:30 pm.
Where: Ethnic Community Council Hall 20, View St , NorthPerth.
For more information call : Sheila Jessop on: 0438 927 281 Afeif Ismail on: 0423 675 479
Please come along, bring your poems and friends.
Light Refreshment Provided
2nd September 2007 ~ Fellowship of Australian Writers WA National Poetry Week Reading at Tom Collins House ~ 1:30pm - 3pm
Open House at Mattie Furphy House
Sunday 2nd September 2:00 – 6:00 pm
From 2:00 – 4:00 Mattie Furphy House will be open to the public - come and see the Possible Future! Discover the potential that will be recreated over the next 15 months.
From 4:00 – 6:00 pm we will celebrate National Poetry Week with informal readings from local poets, including Sarah French, Maureen Sexton, Sally Gaunt and Glen Phillips.
Free of charge
PO Box 312, COTTESLOE WA 6911
Office: phone 08 9384 4771 Mon, Thurs 10am til 1pm
3rd September 2007 ~ Walking on Water
Poetry readings from some of Perth 's best-known poets:
Kay Cairns, Nandi Chinna, Hal Colebatch, Jenni de Garis, Jen deNess, Janet Jackson, Liana Joy, Anne Morgan, Glen Phillips, Andrew Taylor, Rose van Son
5 minute spots during the evening:
Frances Brewer, Angela Dyson, Julienne Miller, Joyce Parkes (not attending - will be read for her), Ray Penny, Anna Weldon
Doors Open at 7pm to Start at 7.30 sharp.
7.00pm, Monday 3 September
First floor, The Laneway
Off Murray Street , Perth City.
BYO mug ~ Tea, coffee and biscuits supplied ~ Entry: $3 unwaged, $5 waged.
jane cornes email@example.com office (08) 9271 9071 mobile 0414 862 306
No one is boring if they tell the truth. Quentin Crisp
6th September 2007 ~ VOICEBOX
Poetry Performance Event ~ National Poetry Week Event
Thursday Sept 6th at 7.30 pm.
plus open mic
"La Tropicana Cafe" 177 High street Fremantle.
Contact Nandi Chinna - 9331 1703. firstname.lastname@example.org
8th September 2007 ~ Poets Corner @ Pages Cafe for National Poetry Week (see full notice below)
Hosted by Glen Phillips with special guests:
& Frances Macaulay Forde.
(Please note the usual 15th Sept 2007 ~ Poets Corner ~ CANCELLED!)
Posted by Frances Macaulay Forde