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The Poetry Business Pamphlet Surgery

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The Poetry Business

Campo House

54 Campo Lane

Sheffield

S1 2EG

United Kingdom

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Are you looking to compile your first poetry collection? Or do you have a manuscript that isn’t getting the attention it should? Book in at our Pamphlet Surgery and receive one-to-one mentoring with poet, tutor, and editor Suzannah Evans.

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Our Pamphlet Surgery is perfect for anyone with around 18-24 fully-fledged poems who is looking to compile their first manuscript, edit a pre-existing manuscript or enter into our Book & Pamphlet Competition (deadline: 1st March).

In a pre-booked one-to-one session you will receive detailed feedback on your manuscript/poetry, including annotations on each poem and discussion about your collection from a writerly and editorial perspective.

Each Pamphlet Surgery can last for up to 1.5 hours, and Suzannah will read your manuscript/poems prepare feedback and annotations in advance of your meeting.

Each individual Pamphlet Surgery will include:

  • Detailed poem-by-poem feedback in the form of annotations on your manuscript

  • Discussion of individual poems during the meeting

  • Analysis of the themes and structure of your manuscript

  • Tips on how to compile your first manuscript or revamp an existing collection

  • General advice on publication, submitting to magazines, and so on

  • The opportunity to request feedback in advance of the surgery on any particular poems or elements of editing/collating your manuscript with which you are struggling.

When

Four Pamphlet surgeries will be available on each of the following dates:

Friday 2nd February

Saturday 10th February

Where

The Poetry Business

Campo House

54 Campo Lane

Sheffield

S1 2EG

Cost

£50

How to Book

Simply purchase a ticket from this eventbrite page, then email up to 24 pages of poetry to suzannah@poetrybusiness.co.uk

Poems should be typed one-sided on A4 paper with a new page for each poem, a table of contents, and a title page. Please attach these poems to the email as word document.

The Poetry Business Book & Pamphlet Competition 2017/18

For more information about The Poetry Business Book & Pamphlet competition, please click here.

The closing deadline for the competition is March 1st 2018.

Contact

If you have any questions about our Pamphlet Surgery or would like to know more, please email

katie@poetrybusiness.co.uk or call our office on 0114 4384074.

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The Poetry Business

Campo House

54 Campo Lane

Sheffield

S1 2EG

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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