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August 16, 2019
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In fact, every day is #todayspoem day. With the #todayspoem hashtag, you can share an excerpt from any poem that happens to have made your day. Everyone shares their #todayspoem experience a little differently, with an image, a link, an excerpt, whatever fits in a tweet. Each tweet is enough to spur a moment of …

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2019 Summer (Virtual) Poetry Treasure Hunt

August 1, 2019 @ 8:00 am - August 31, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

The summer treasure hunt is back. Join Live Canon, from anywhere in the world, for an August full of poetry. Discover new writers, revisit old favourites, and get a smidge competitive about it all. Each day you receive a an email, introducing you to the work of a particular poet. There will be links to …

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1:00 pm

Afternoon Poems Special: 200th Anniversary of Peterloo

August 16, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Keats House, 10 Keats Grove
London, NW3 2RR United Kingdom
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Join the Keats House Poetry Ambassadors for a reading of 'The Mask of Anarchy' written by Percy Bysshe Shelley in response to the Peterloo massacre which occurred in St Peter’s Fields, Manchester, on 16 August 1819. Professor Ian Haywood of the University of Roehampton will discuss the poem’s historic context. Learn more here.

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9:30 pm

Loud Poets: Best of Fringe

August 16, 2019 @ 9:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Scottish Storytelling Centre, Scottish Storytelling Centre, 43-45 High Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1SR United Kingdom
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Scottish arts company I Am Loud Productions are delighted to return for a sixth consecutive year to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Presenting Loud Poets: Best of Fringe, they are featuring 69 fantastic poets performing across 24 shows throughout August. Learn more here.

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