Poetry East is new poetry venue at the London Buddhist Centre showcasing the work of well-known contemporary poets, exploring the relationship between poetry and spiritual life.

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Next Events

John Fuller, Saturday 11th October 2014, 7.30pm
Tickets £9, book here

Mimi Khalvati, Saturday 25th October 2014, 7.30pm
Entry by donation.  Places limited.  To reserve a place, contact alice@carcanet.co.uk


  • Mimi Khalvati Saturday 25th October 2014, 7.30pm.  Entry by donation.  Places are limited.  To reserve a place contact alice@carcanet.co.uk  Mimi Khalvati - the unofficial patron of Poetry East - returns ...
    Posted 24 Sep 2014 10:40 by Anthony Wright
  • John Fuller Saturday 11th October 2014, 7.30pm.  Tickets £9, book here  Poet, novelist and critic, John Fuller has published 19 books of poetry. He is an Emeritus Fellow of Magdalen College ...
    Posted 18 Jun 2014 12:14 by Anthony Wright
  • Hugo Williams Saturday 14th June 2014, 7.30pm.    Hugo Williams returns to Poetry East to launch his new collection I Knew the Bride. Born in 1942 and growing up in Sussex, Hugo ...
    Posted 24 Jun 2014 12:10 by Anthony Wright
  • Marilyn Hacker Saturday 10th May 2014, 7.30pm.  Marilyn Hacker is an American poet, translator and critic. She has won numerous awards including the National Book Award, the PEN Award for Poetry ...
    Posted 10 May 2014 09:58 by Anthony Wright
  • Poetry and Meditation Retreat 7th to 11th July 2014    This retreat is designed to help newcomers to meditation deepen and enrich their writing by deepening and enriching their mind. Mindfulness and meditation can help ...
    Posted 16 Jul 2014 13:09 by Anthony Wright
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