The group meets monthly on the 4th Thursday from 10am until noon usually at a member’s home. Meetings include reading, discussion and analysis of a range of poetry to develop our understanding and appreciation. No prior knowledge of poetry required. Advice on writing poetry can be provided.
Upcoming topics include:
The 'Romantic' poets - Byron, Shelley, Keats and Coleridge
Humorous poetry - Spike Milligan, John Betjamin, Wendy Cope, etc.
Welsh poets - Dylan Thomas, Rhian Edwards, Brenda Chamberlain Owain Owain
'Black' poetry - Alice Walker, Maya Angelou, Benjamin Zephaniah
E E Cummings and the challenge to punctuation
Final dates and topics will be discussed at the September 2018 meeting. Watch this space.
Contact: Charles Whittaker at firstname.lastname@example.org