Recent & Forthcoming
New events are added when they go live.
- Wednesday, April 5 – Thatcher Hoffman Smith Poetry Series, Oklahoma City University, Kerr McGee Auditorium
- Saturday, April 22 – Record Store Day – https://scopitones.co.uk/archives/7060, The Wedding Present are set to release a four track instrumental EP called Home Internationals on the El Segell Del Primavera record label.
- Sunday, April 23 – 7.00pm, Five Leaves Bookshop presents, Nottingham Poetry Festival, Antenna, NG1 1EQ
- Wednesday, April 26 – 4.00pm, How to Write Poetry workshop, Stratford Literary Festival, Stratford Artshouse, 14 Rother St, CV37 6LU
- Wednesday, April 26 – 6.00pm, Simon Armitage: The Unaccompanied, Stratford Literary Festival, Stratford Artshouse, 14 Rother St, CV37 6LU
- Saturday, April 29 – 8.30pm, Terrance Hayes & Simon Armitage, Cuirt International Poetry Festival, Town Hall Theatre, Galway City, Ireland
- Tuesday, May 9 – 7.00pm, 'In Praise of Air', catalytic poem auction and reading, University of Sheffield event
- Saturday, May 13 – 2.30pm, 'Mansions in the Sky' Exhibition talk: Simon Armitage on Branwell Bronte, Bronte Parsonage Museum, Haworth, BD22 8DR
- Tuesday, May 16 – 5.30pm, Trinity Term Professor of Poetry lecture, Examinations Hall, High Street, Oxford – free and open to the public.
- Thursday, May 18 – 7.30pm, Simon Armitages reads from New Cemetery, Waterstones Piccadilly, London
- Saturday, June 3 – 5.30pm, The Unaccompanied, Hay Festival, Hay-on-Wye, Wales
- Friday, June 9 – Opening reading, Poetry on the Road: 18th International Literature Festival, Bremen, Germany
- Friday, June 16 – Keynote address, OCR GCSE English Conference 2017. Shakespeare's Globe, London
- Friday, June 23 – Keynote address, National Association for the Teaching of English (NATE) conference, East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham
- Tuesday, July 4 – 7.30pm, Poetry Live with Simon Armitage, Oxford Festival of the Arts, University Church, Oxford
- Friday, July 7 – 7.00pm, Simon Armitage at Ledbury Poetry Festival, Community Hall
- Sunday, July 9 – 6.00pm, Simon Armitage at Wirral Festival of Firsts, West Kirby Arts Centre, CH48 4EL
- Thursday, November 16 – 6.00pm, Bristol Poetry Institute Annual Reading 2017, Wills Memorial Building