Remembering poets of the First World War with Simon Armitage, Gillian Clarke and Daljit Nagra
Marking the centenary of the beginning of the First World War, this special event brings together three leading poets as they talk to Suzi Feay about the enduring appeal of war poetry, its impact on their writing and also read the work of their favourite First World War poet. Hear from Daljit Nagra on Isaac Rosenberg, Gillian Clarke on Hedd Wyn and Simon Armitage on Wilfred Owen.
Simon Armitage will also be officially opening our new Poetry Department at 6.30pm: click here to book your free place
Venue: The Auditorium at Foyles Charing Cross Road
Tickets: £5. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the number of places required. Payment will be taken on the night.
This event is part of the Foyles Grand Opening Festival, celebrating our move to 107 Charing Cross Road. See the full event programme, including author talks, workshops, formal department openings and much more.
Photo credits: Simon Armitage © Wolfgang Webster, Daljit Nagra © Sarah Lee
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