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Faber New Poets 2015-2016
24 February, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm£8.00
This London event at Faber & Faber’s prestigious Bloomsbury offices, celebrates and showcases the talents of the best in the next generation of poets; Faber New Poets 2015-2016
Marking the end of their national tour and celebrating the publication of their poetry pamphlets in April 2016, this unique event brings together readings from the recipients of the Faber New Poets 2015-16 scheme:Elaine Beckett, Crispin Best, Sam Buchan-Watts and Rachel Curzonplus readings from two special guests, former Faber New Poets Joe Dunthorne and Declan Ryan.
Backed by an innovative publishing programme and funded by Arts Council England, Faber New Poets aims to identify and support emerging talents at anearly stage in their careers and has previously supported poets such as Sam Riviere, Toby Martinez De Las Rivas, Fiona Benson, Heather Phillipson and Jack Underwood.
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