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Words in the City: Putting Poetry in the Frame, Lunch Time Talk

Saturday 6 June 2015, 1.00pm to 2.00pm

Part of Ilkley Literature Festival: Words in the City weekend

Poet and Playwright Rommi Smith and poet Zaffar Kunial talk with curator Nigel Walsh (Leeds Art Gallery) about two exciting projects which brought art and poetry together – and put hidden voices back into the frame.

Free event.

With everything from emergency poems and edible poetry to masterclasses and a Mushaira Words in the City is a weekend of exciting events taking place in Bradford. Tony Harrison and John Hegley headline the weekend and there are also readings from Don Paterson, Jo Shapcott, Imtiaz Dharkar and Zaffar Kunial as well as FREE events for the whole family.

For more information go to or call 01943 816714.

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Rommi Smith  Natasha Hawthornthwaite

Rommi Smith Natasha Hawthornthwaite