Poetry festival 2010 archive

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Friday 24th September 7.30pm

President of the Poetry Society

Jo Shapcott

John Fuller

Selima  Hill 

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 Saturday 25th September 11.00am

Discussion by the writers

Poetry in Translation

The panel of writers will discuss what point 

there may be in trying to penetrate

another culture through translation

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Saturday 25th September 3.00pm

Agnes Meadows 

John Lucas 

and from India Amarjit Chandan 

with his translator John Welch

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Saturday 25th September 8.00pm

Kit Wright

Penelope Shuttle

and celebrating his 80th birthday

Anthony Thwaite

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Sunday 26th September 11.00am

Dannie Abse

John Welch

and from FranceValérie Rouzeau

with her translator Susan Wicks

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Sunday 26th September 3.00pm

The Life and Poems of

Peter Porter (1929-2010) 

Chaired by John Fuller

with contributions from the writers