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Poetry Reading with Wendy Cope
Fri 14 October 2016, 19:45 – 21:45 BST
An evening with the contemporary English poet Wendy Cope. Her witty lyrics and remarkable talent for parody promise an entertaining evening.
Wendy Cope OBE read history at Oxford University and taught in London primary schools for fifteen years. She has been a freelance writer since 1986, when her first book of poems, Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis, was published. Her fourth collection of poems, Family Values, appeared in April 2011 and her prose volume Life, Love and The Archers in 2014. She has also written for children and edited several anthologies. She lives in Ely.