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Literature Live: Paul Farley and Deryn Rees-Jones

09 Oct 2012

Monday 15 October 2012 (6.30pm) at The John Thaw Studio Theatre, The Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama (Manchester Literature Festival).

Admission Price: £6 / £4

Two of the UK’s most acclaimed poets will read from their work.

Paul Farley has published four poetry collections with Picador, most recently The Dark Film which is shortlisted for this year’s TS Eliot Prize. A regular contributor to the BBC, his previous work has won many awards, including the Whitbread and Forward Prizes.

Deryn Rees-Jones has published four collections with Seren, The Memory Tray, Signs Round a Dead Body, Quiver and her new collection Burying the Wren, a Poetry Book Society Recommendation. She was named one of the Poetry Book Society’s ‘Next Generation’ poets and one of the Mslexia’s ‘TopTen’ UK women poets in 2004.

Manchester Literature Festival: 0843 208 0500 / Mancheseter Literature Festival