This Just In

Just received this email from Cheshire’s first poet laureate, Harry Owen:

“This is a warm invitation for you to celebrate with me the launch of my major new collection of poetry, called ‘Five Books of Marriage’. You can see a preview by clicking below on

It is published this month (May 2008) and will receive its official world launch at Word Fest, part of the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, South Africa. Venue: The Nuns’ Chapel, St Peter’s Campus, Rhodes University, Grahamstown Date: Thursday 3 July 208 Time: 2.30pm

If you can’t make that date, maybe you can be at the official UK launch in October. Venue: Bollington Arts Centre, Bollington, near Macclesfield, Chehire Date: Friday 10 October 2008 Time: 7.30pm You will be more than welcome at either – or both! – or contact me for further details.”

0 Comments on “

  1.  by  Lane

    Wrong end of the country I’m afraid but I’ve just had a look at his website. Looks good!

  2.  by  Nik's Blog

    The other gig’s the wrong end of the world for me! Harry’s a very good poet and a really nice chap; his work’s well worth looking into.N

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