New poem created for World Mental Health Day

Bristol poet Shagufta Iqbal has created a new piece as part of our A Poetic City project

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RWA’s Chatterton Exhibition Opens

An exhibition of a famous painting on temporary loan from Tate Britain at RWA as part of Poetic City.

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Poetic City Poetry Anthology Published

An anthology of new poetry published to mark the 250th anniversary of the death of Thomas Chatterton has been published.

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Poetic City Comic Covers

Poetic City Comic Published

Interview with the writer and illustrator of the new comic book telling of the life and legacy of Thomas Chatterton.

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#Poetry Helps: Suicide Awareness and Prevention

A poem about suicide prevention and awareness by Caroline Burrows written for Glenside Hospital Museum as part of the Poetic City programme

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Writer in Residence

A Poetic City writers in residence announced

Four local writers have been appointed to work in four cultural venues as part of our citywide project celebrating the city’s literary and poetic heritage.

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Tommy 2020

Vanessa Kisuule's final commission as Bristol City Poet is part of the Poetic City programme.

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