Contemporary Poets and Utopia
To launch the May 2016 season and the May Bristol800 Weekender – two days debating the practical aspects of creating utopia – the Festival of Ideas commissioned 15 leading poets to each write a new poem on the utopian theme. They present their work tonight, talk about what inspired them and join the debate on creating perfect worlds. Hosted by historian and presenter David Olusoga. The poets and speakers include:
Michael Symmons Roberts
Please arrive at 19:00 for a 19:30 start. The bar will be open from 19:00 and during the interval.
Image: David Olusoga