Poets in the Archives
A monthly wellbeing session inviting you to become inspired by Southwark’s archives and create new works
Are you interested in poetry in the local area and learning with others in a relaxed space?
Poets in the Archives is a facilitated group that you can join at any time. You will:
- Be introduced to a Southwark poet, poetry and other archival material
- Write in the company of others and in response to archival material
FIRST TUESDAY OF THE MONTH, 5 to 6pm on Zoom. For the meeting link and more information contact email@example.com
We hope to run sessions within Southwark Archives as soon as this is possible.
Tuesday 6 July
Reflecting on the theme of ‘Walking’ in Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales’
August - break
During the summer, why not document your own walk in the borough?
Tuesday 14 September
Looking back on the Summer and any new poetry inspired by Southwark.
Tuesday 5 October
Celebrating Black History Month looking at ‘The Black Women’s Writers Workshop’ (1991) run by the ALO-WA Oral History Group through archival photos and other material.
Access for wheelchair users
Assistance dogs welcome
Disability awareness training received
If steps outside no more than 3
Large print available
Positive about disabled people
Currently running on zoom. If you have any special requirements e.g you don't want to be on camera, you would prefer the session to be sent out before hand or any thing else related to accessibility please send me an email and we will see how we can work together.