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Poems for the People

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Jenny Mitchell

Date & time

Date:19 October 2021

Time:6pm to 7.30pm

Event Details

Address:Southwark Heritage Centre & Walworth Library
147 Walworth Rd

Post code:SE17 1RW

Tickets:This event is FREE but due to Covid restrictions, booking is essential. Please email to book your place


Join prize-winning poet Jenny Mitchell who will read poems about family and history from her two collections. Her Lost Language was joint winner of the Geoff Stevens Memorial Prize 2019. Map of a Plantation has been chosen as a ‘Literary Find’ in the Irish Independent and has recently won the Poetry Book Awards.
Jenny will be joined by the dynamic poet Appiah Sackey. There are also open mic places (first come, first served).


By Bus:12, 35, 40. 45, 68, 136, 148, 171, 176, 343, 468, P5

By Tube:Elephant and Castle

By Train:Elephant and Castle



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