Patience Agbabi: Telling Tales - Page to Stage 3pm-5pm

POETRY AT THE PARSONAGE: Poetry workshop

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POETRY AT THE PARSONAGE: Poetry workshop

Patience is a poet much celebrated for paying equal homage to literature and performance, and is a leading proponent of the spoken word scene. Learn more about Patience's modern-day interpretation of Chaucer and the transition from page to stage in this two-hour workshop.

Patience Agbabi is a sought-after poet, performer, mentor and Fellow in Creative Writing at Oxford Brookes Unviersity. In 2004 she was nominated one of the UK's 'Next Generation Poets'. She has published four poetry collections, the latest of which, Telling Tales (Canongate 2014), was shortlisted for the 2014 Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry and Wales Book of the Year 2015. In November 2016, Patience received an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Worcester.

Tickets £20 (£10 for 16-25 year olds). Please book in advance via the link on this page, or call 01535 640192 for further information.
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