POETRY, POLITICS, PROVOCATION AND POPULAR CULTURE SINCE 2005
Poetry at The Rose sponsored by Eyewear: Stone & Irving!
14/03 - 20:00 to late ROSE THEATRE, KINGSTON
Brand new event : MOSAIC brings you the finest in music,
art, comedy, poetry, dance and theatre... a mish mash melting pot of special
performances drawn from far and wide!
Poetry presented by EYEWEAR ~ at 20:30-21:00
JON STONE was born
in Derby and currently lives in Whitechapel. His collection School of Forgery
(Salt, 2012) was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation and also won him an Eric
Gregory Award. He has also edited and published multiple small and large poetry
anthologies through Sidekick Books, the press he co-runs, including the Birdbook
series and the forthcoming Coin Opera 2, an anthology of computer game
KIRSTEN IRVING is one
half of the team behind cult hand-made magazine Fuselit and collaborative poetry
press Sidekick Books. Her pamphlet, What To Do, was released in 2011 by
Happenstance Press and her debut collection, Never Never Never Come Back, was
published in 2012 by Salt Publishing. She won the Live Canon poetry prize in
2011 and currently works as a freelance copywriter and proofreader with the
collective Copy That.