The Poetry Centre frequently organizes readings and workshops as part of its work within Oxford Brookes University and in and around Oxford. For details, contact the Director, Dr Niall Munro: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Oxford launch of Wretched Strangers, a poetry anthology edited by JT Welsch and Ágnes Lehóczky that marks and celebrates the contribution of non-UK born writers to the country's poetry scene.29 November 2018
ignitionpress launches the two new pamphlets from Natalie Whittaker and Belinda Zhawi at the Woodstock Poetry Festival. They are joined by ignitionpress poet Mary Jean Chan, whose pamphlet, A Hurry of English, was published earlier this year.10 November 2018
Surge is an award-winning multimedia poetry project dealing with the 1981 New Cross “massacre” – a fire at a birthday party in south London which killed 13 young black people.31 October 2018
Join us for this Open Mic, which we are running in partnership with Oxford Writers' House and Oxford University Poetry Society.
30 October 2018
ignitionpress launches the two new pamphlets from Natalie Whittaker and Belinda Zhawi at the Poetry Café, London.25 October 2018
Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre is delighted to present a reading by the celebrated Canadian poet, Richard Harrison.01 June 2018
This poetry vs comedy event is hosted by Alex Farrow, stand-up comedian, philosophy teacher and resident MC at Jericho Comedy Oxford and by Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre. Come, laugh, be inspired, and remember - you decide who wins!25 May 2018
The celebrated poet, editor and translator Clare Pollard will join us to read from her work and talk about the 'thrill of entering a new way of thinking' when we read and translate poetry from another language24 May 2018
Poetry reading with Sinéad Morrissey, author of six poetry collections23 May 2018
Lunch time poetry reading with poet, novelist, essayist, short story writer, broadcaster and blogger, Kei Miller.22 May 2018