Kathryn Maris

Poetry @ The Sutton Gallery, Feb 26

25 February 2016

Rachael Allen, Sophie Collins, Daisy Lafarge, Kathryn Maris and Nuar Alsadir are presenting their poetry at Edinburgh’s The Sutton Gallery on February 26.

There’s no particular theme for the night offered by the event announcement but the poets have a considerable body of work between them. Including Collins’ position as co-editor of online quarterly tender journal and contributor –along with Allen, Lafarge and Maris –to The Best British Poetry 2015 collection edited by Emily Berry.

Alsadir, meanwhile, is a once New York-, now London-based poet, writer and psychoanalyst whose work has appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Slate, Grand Street, Poetry London, The Poetry Review and more.

See the FB event page for details.**

The Best British Poetry, ed. Emily Berry. Courtesy Salt Publishing.
The Best British Poetry 2015, ed. Emily Berry. Courtesy Salt Publishing.
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Worthless Objects @ ICA, Oct 8

7 October 2015

The all-female online journal tender is putting on their first ever London reading as part of Sophie CollinsAssociate Poet residency, titled Worthless Objects and taking place at the ICA on October 8.

The reading features works—or ekphrastic texts—by poets commissioned for the event and often done as a response to visual art.

The speakers include Collins herself (co-editor of tender), as well as Rachael Allen (poetry editor at Granta and co-editor of tender and the Clinic anthology series), and poets Daisy Lafarge, Kathryn Maris and Denise Saul.

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