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John Greening: Teignmouth Poetry Festival

Saturday 23 Mar 2019, 19:30 to 20:30

Pavilions Auditorium
Den Cres
TQ14 8BG


John Greening will be presenting the competition winners with their prizes, and then reading.  

The Festival's Local competition was judged by Julie-ann Rowell. Julie-ann will announce the results, present the prizes, and invite the winners to read their successful poems.  The Open competition Judge John Greening will invite short-listed poets from the 2019 Teignmouth Poetry Festival Competition to read their entries. He will announce the results and present the  £850 in prizes. 

FOLLOWED BY READING - JOHN GREENING John Greening is recipient of a Cholmondeley Award and winner of the Bridport and TLS prizes. His recent books include To the War Poets (Carcanet), editions of Edmund Blunden and Geoffrey Grigson, Heath (with Penelope Shuttle), an Egypt memoir, Threading a Dream, and the anthologies, Accompanied Voices and Ten Poems about Sheds. His next collection, The Silence, appears from Carcanet in 2019. 


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