Saturday 14th May 2016
JACK CLEMO CENTENARY DAY
Jack Clemo, ’Poet of the Clay’, was one of Britain’s foremost poets.
Venue: London Institute of Contemporary Christianity, Vere Street,
near Oxford Circus
Programme for the day:
Showing of A Different Drummer, Norman Stone’s film about the poet, which was shown on the BBC a number of years ago.
Q&A with Norman Stone.
Keynote speech from Dr Luke Thompson, author of a new Jack Clemo biography, ’Clay Phoenix. The Life and Writing of Jack Clemo’.
Panel Discussion hosted by Tony Jasper with special guests including poets Steve Turner and Stewart Henderson.
Presentation of the Jack Clemo Poetry Competition Awards by the Bishop of Truro, Right Reverend Tim Thornton.
Poetry reading of Jack Clemo’s work.
Cost: £10 for the whole day including lunch and refreshments.
£5 for the morning or afternoon session including refreshments (lunch not included)
EARLY BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL as we need to confirm numbers for catering
Please book by contacting the office as soon as you can.
Tuesday 17th May 2016
THIRD TUESDAY MOVIE
Book the date. [For the film, venue and time the cinemas do not announce what they are going to show until the previous Thursday.]
This year Movie Night is on the third Tuesday evening of the month. The date for the next month is: 21 June. Future dates to be announced.share on facebook