King's English Poetry And... series: Poetry and Soldiers
A series of free poetry readings in Gilbert Scott’s Gothic chapel at King's, highlighting the power of poetry to connect across boundaries and disciplines. Chaired and introduced by Ruth Padel, Poetry Fellow in the Department of English.
Poetry and Soldiers in partnership with the Arts & Conflict Hub in the Department of War Studies – six returned soldiers, male and female, read poems and discuss why poetry matters in extreme conditions
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The series is discussed and recorded on the King’s poetry website Wild Court edited by Declan Ryan.
These events include booksigning and free refreshments