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Children's poetry workshop with Alyson Hallett (Free)
Sun 25 June 2017, 13:30 – 14:30 BST
An opportunity for under 16s to look at poetry with award winning poet Alyson Hallett.
ALYSON HALLETT’s poetry books include On Ridgegrove Hill, Suddenly Everything and The Stone Library. She has also published short stories and had drama broadcast on Sky and BBC Radio 4. Alyson’s PhD research – Geographical Intimacy – has been published and her essay for BBC Radio 3 on Chalk is available on iPlayer. Alyson collaborates with artists, sculptors and musicians and has been curating the poetry and public art project The Migration Habits of Stones for the past 16 years. She gives readings and runs workshops nationally and internationally. Most recently, she was invited to present her work on migrating stones at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles.
Alyson is also judging our poetry competition. For more information on how to enter, visit the website at http://sidmouthlitfest.co.uk