The Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street, Covent Garden, LONDON WC2H 9BX.
Friday, November 15th 2019, 7PM.
Carcanet poet John Gallas will give the introduction and welcome. The authors will read verse and prose from Love’s Cold Returning assisted by Tony Lanfranchi of the John Clare Society, who will also give readings from Clare’s poetry. John Gallas will present his poem ‘The Heartsease’, recently published in the John Clare Society Journal, before inviting the audience to ask questions and share their favourite works by Clare.
Please bring along some Clare poems – or your own poems about him – to read. Wine and refreshments will be available in the Café upstairs.
Copies of Love’s Cold Returning will also be on sale at a special launch price of £18.00.