Expired21. Poetry Reading: Jane Commane and Liz Berry

  • Sunday, 1st July 2018
    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The magical Liz Berry’s new pamphlet is The Republic of Motherhood. Her first book of poems, Black Country (Chatto 2014) described as a ‘sooty, soaring hymn top her native West Midlands’ (Guardian) was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation, received a Somerset Maugham Award won the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Award and Forward Prize for Best First Collection 2014.  Jane Commane’s work interrogates the complexities of class, ideas of place and identity, and examines the current troubled climate of austerity Britain. 

5pm – 6pm

Burgage Hall



Sponsored by BRM and LJI


Ledbury, HR8 1DW, United Kingdom


Located in Church Lane – the cobbled lane between the The Market House and St Michael’s and All Angels Church. Ramp access but the cobbled lane is hard work in a wheelchair.  Please notify in advance if you require wheelchair access.  60 minute on-street car parking in High Street and The Homend.  Pay and Display car parks off Bye Street and Bridge Street.


Supported using public funding by Arts Council England