5 poets

Graft Poetry: New Publications 2016-18

24th Jun 2018
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Bradford-based publisher, Graft Poetry, is celebrating ten years of international poetry publishing. Five Graft poets will read from their latest collections:

Jefferson Holdridge, The Sound Thereof, 2017. 
Jefferson is Professor of English, with a special interest in modern Irish poetry, at Wake Forest University, North Carolina, USA

Chris Bridge, Walking Through, 2016
Since retiring from education, Chris has established himself not only as a fine poet but as a novelist too (his second novel is being published early this summer).

Pauline Kirk, Time Traveller, 2017
York-based Pauline is, with her daughter, a successful crime writer as well as being an established novelist and poet in her own right.

Andy Boobier, Kong King, 2017
Andy is a graphic designer, copywriter, poet and musician. This is his second publication with Graft Poetry.
Nicholas Bielby, About Painters and Paintings, 2018
Here Pennine Platform editor, Nicholas brings together new and selected poems from four previous books on one favourite theme.

So come along and enjoy a summer’s afternoon with a free glass of wine, excellent poetry, convivial conversation and the chance to browse among (and possibly purchase!) our books and pamphlets.

Graft Poetry, Frizingley Hall, Frizinghall Road, Bradford, BD9 4LD

24 June 2018, 2.00pm – 4.30pm

£3 on the door

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