Welcome to the Poetry Centre

We are a dynamic hub for research, teaching, and public engagement in poetry at the University of Leeds.

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Welcome to the Poetry Centre

We are a dynamic hub for research, teaching, and public engagement in poetry at the University of Leeds.

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Welcome to the Poetry Centre

We are a dynamic hub for research, teaching, and public engagement in poetry at the University of Leeds.

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Welcome to the Poetry Centre

We are a dynamic hub for research, teaching, and public engagement in poetry at the University of Leeds.

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News

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The University of Leeds Poetry Centre will be taking part in the forthcoming Ilkley Literature Festival from 28th September to 14th...

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Current Leverhulme Research Fellow, Rachel Bower, has published her new collection Moon Milk. The collection takes a frank, unflinching look at the...

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Bi'an Award to be judged by Stand editors Elaine and Jon Glover and Director of University of Leeds Poetry Centre, John Whale.

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Vahni Capildeo's new collection shortlisted for prestigious poetry prize and poem featured in The Guardian.

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Events

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School of Night Tuesday 11th December, 5.30, Alumni Room. Theme: poems about paintings.

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Join us for a reading of his own work by poet Zaffar Kunial in the Alumni Room of the School...

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Pascale Petit will be reading from her own work at 18.30 on 28 February 2019 in the Alumni Room, School of...

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Join us at 18.30 on March 14 2019 for a reading of her own work by Jacqueline Bishop. Jacqueline is...

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