About the commission
The Commission has been running since 2007.
More details to follow.
9th April – Nine Arches Press poets: Angela France, Daniel Sluman & Jacqueline Saphra
11th June – Tara Bergin, Ellen Renton
9th July – Inua Ellams, Helen Calcutt
10th September – Caroline Bird, John Challis
8th October – #MeToo Anthology, with editor Debora Alma and other readers
12th November – Joe Dunthorne. Plus the Birch Family Scholar, Amanda Holiday and the Ink Sweat and Tears UEA Scholar, Kirstie Millar
2017 Open Poetry Competition Winners
11th September – Sean O’Brien, Sue Burge
9th October – Rebecca Stott and Emily Willis
13th November – Nathan Go, Eleanor Wasserberg & Anna Cathenka (IS&T Writing Scholar)
11th December – Fran Lock and Ramona Herdman
12th February – Liz Berry and Cafe Writers Poetry Competition Winners