Poetry reading with Keith Hutson



Join us in the Atrium as we welcome award-winning poetry writer Keith Hutson who will read a selection of poems for all to enjoy.

This is a Read Regional event.

About Keith Hutson

Keith Hutson has written for Coronation Street and for many well-known comedians. His award-winning poetry has been widely published both in the UK and internationally. He plays to packed houses and was a 2018 Laureate’s Choice poet. He is a member of the Poetry Salzburg editorial board and delivers poetry and performance workshops in schools for the Prince’s Trust. A Mancunian by birth, Keith now lives in Halifax, West Yorkshire, where he is Poet-In-Residence at the Square Chapel Theatre. He has an MA (Poetry) from Manchester Metropolitan University. His two pamphlets, Routines and Troupers were followed by his first book-length collection, Baldwin’s Catholic Geese.

WRITE Fesitval 2020

This event is part of The Word’s WRITE Festival which is being held between 23 May – 12 June 2020.

The Festival is jam-packed with events and workshops for people of all ages to enjoy. Find out more by viewing our full WRITE Festival programme at www.theworduk.org/write.

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