Lighthouse, Chubb Buildings
Sat 2nd Feb 2019
11am - 12.30pm
£7 / £5 concs
with Emma Purshouse, Simon Fletcher & Jane Seabourne. Offa’s publications The Poetry of Staffordshire, Our Beautiful Scars and The Poetry of the Black Country are recommended reading in West Midlands’ libraries. Join us for a wonderful morning of poetry from the region.
Emma Purshouse is a lively and original performance poet. She is a slam winner and regularly performs at spoken word venues and literature festivals across the country.
Emma has had short stories and poetry published in various anthologies and small press magazines. She has an MA in Creative Writing.
She works as a poetry workshop leader and mentor.
Jane Seabourne is a widely published writer and poet whose credits include The Guardian and Mslexia. She has lived on both sides of Offa’s Dyke, having grown up in South Wales, and currently works part-time in education. She lives in Tettenhall, Wolverhampton.