Thurs 24 Jan, Balsall Common Library talks & lectures, libraries
Relaxed evening of poetry & spoken word with guest Emma Purshouse.
Join us for a relaxed evening of poetry and spoken word, featuring a performance by guest poet Emma Purshouse and a showcase of outstanding local talent.
Emma Purshouse is a performance poet from the Black Country. She performs her work the length and breadth of the country, and is a poetry slam champion. She writes for children and adults. In 2016 her children's poetry collection won the Rubery Book Award for poetry. In 2017 she won the 'Making Waves' international spoken word poetry competition judged by Luke Wright.
If you are interested in booking an open mic slot please contact Balsall Common Library directly on 01676 532 590. If you have confirmed a slot it is not necessary to also buy a ticket.
This series of Library Lates events aim to provide a welcoming space for local poets to perform their work for an audience. Prepare to be inspired. This event is supported by Poetry On Loan.
Venue: Balsall Common Library - 283 Kenilworth Road, Balsall Common, Coventry CV7 7EL
Tickets on sale at Box Office or the Library.