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Durham University

Department of English Studies

Event Archive

This is an archive of past events within the Department of English Studies. Please see our current events for forthcoming activities.

Some of our public events are recorded and are available as podcasts via our Research English At Durham blog.

Poetry Reading: Mark Ford and Gareth Reeves

26th January 2017, 19:00 to 20:30, St Chads College Chapel

All are welcome to this free poetry reading by two leading writers.

Mark Ford has published three collections of poetry: Landlocked (Chatto & Windus, 1992), Soft Sift (Faber, 2001) and Six Children (Faber, 2011). His Selected Poems is published in the USA by Coffee House Press (2014).

Gareth Reeves is the author of Real Stories (1984), Listening In (1993), and Nuncle Music (2013), all with Carcanet. To Hell with Paradise: New and Selected Poems was published in 2012.

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