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St John's Poetry Festival

Mon, 19/06/2017 - 13:00 - 19:00

St. John's Poetry Festival (Old Divinity School Lecture Theatre, 19 June 1-7)

All Welcome


Dan Burt (1)

Honorary Fellow of St. John's; author of Certain Windows (Carcanet, 2011) & We Look Like This (Carcanet, 2012).


Clare Cavenagh (1.30)

Reading English at St. John's.


Alan Jenkins (2)

Writer in residence at St. John's; former winner of Forward Prize & Cholmondey Award; author of Paper-Money Lyrics (Grey Suit, 2015) & Five Poems (Culag, 2015).


William Hall (2.30)

PhD Student at St. John’s.


Pause for Wine and Refreshments


Laura Kilbride (4)

Author of Errata (Tipped Press, 2011) and In the Square (Punch Press, 2014).


Caitlin Doherty (4.30)

Author of Satellites (Tipped Press, 2016).


Tom Bailey (5)

Reading English at St. John's; editing the St. John's Poetry Pamphlet (forthcoming).


Rebecca Watts (5.20)

Author of The Met Office Advises Caution (Carcanet, 2016), recommended by the Poetry Book Society and featured in Guardian and Financial Times 'Best Books of 2016'.


Adam Crothers (6)

Winner of The Shine/Strong Award 2017 for Several Deer (Carcanet, 2016).


—      Times subject to change.

—      This event is generously supported by a grant from the St. John’s College Annual Fund.

—      Please direct enquiries to Tim Anderson (tja40@cam.ac.uk).