#MeToo: Passion, Politics & Poetry: The Power of the Collective

#MeToo: Passion, Politics & Poetry: The Power of the Collective

11 Apr 2018, 10:00 - 11:00

Poets' Corner
Language:
English

A panel and poetry reading event – in which the many interesting, perhaps unique, aspects to the #MeToo poetry anthology production will be discussed; including –

How the book came about

Why the editor needed to be Deborah Alma

How Fair Acre Press became involved

How print-on-demand, an indie press, and the surge of help from women made the impossible deadline of International Women’s Day, March 8th 2018, possible.

Contributors

  • Nadia Kingsley

    Speaker

    Owner

    Fair Acre Press

    A poet and visual artist who is editor/owner/sole trader at Fair Acre Press whose books are being consistently shortlisted for awards.

  • Deborah Alma

    Speaker

    Poet

    The Emergency Poet, and editor of the bestselling poetry anthologies: The Emergency Poet: An Anti-Stress Poetry Anthology and The Everyday Poet:...

  • Jacqueline Saphra

    Speaker

    Poet and Editor

    T.S. Eliot shortlisted Poet, editor, agitator, teacher, organiser, word-enthusiast, whose poems are in the #MeToo anthology.

  • Jill Abram

    Chairperson

    Poet and Producer

    Curator of many poetry events and creator of Stablemates readings, each of which has poetry and conversation with three poets from one press.  

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