Poetry Day – Writing Poems with Jo Shapcott

Poetry Day - Writing Poems with Jo Shapcott

Date(s) - Sun 13th Mar, 2016
10:00am - 4:00pm

Moniack Mhor, Kiltarlity, Inverness-shire , IV4 7HT

‘A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a love sickness,’ said Robert Frost. Enjoy a day with one of Britain’s best loved poets, and explore your own poetic potential in the company of fellow poetry lovers. One day with the right people in the right place can inspire a lifetime of poems.

Jo Shapcott was born in London. Poems from her three award-winning collections are gathered in a selected poems, Her Book (2000). She has won the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for Best Collection, a Costa Book Award for Of Mutability and the National Poetry Competition twice. In 2012 she was awarded the Queen’s Medal for Poetry.


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This course is now fully booked. Please contact us on info@moniackmhor.org.uk or 01463 741 675 to be added to the waiting list.

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