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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.

Northern Words

29th November 2018, 19:00 to 21:00, St Chad's College Chapel

We've joined forces with Gong Fu poets to serve up a night of spoken word for all to feast on, with seven acclaimed regional poets on the bill.

In two hours of top entertainment you'll hear from:

  • Jane Burn
  • Harry Gallagher
  • Donald Jenkins
  • Ellen Moran
  • Benjamin Guilfoyle
  • Fahad Al-Amoudi
  • Tony Gadd

Doors open at 19.00 for a 19.30 start. Tickets cost £5.00 on the door or via Ticketsource.

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