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What's on?

Here you will see out upcoming events and workshops, as well as featured events we think you'll be interested in.

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Upcoming Workshops

  • Rachel Long  - Online Workshop
    Rachel Long  - Online Workshop
    Sat, 25 May
    Online Zoom Workshop
    25 May 2024, 10:00 – 12:00
    Online Zoom Workshop
    25 May 2024, 10:00 – 12:00
    Online Zoom Workshop
    Derby Poetry Festival is excited to launch our 2024 workshop series, bringing together poetry and creative writing talent from across the country. This year's workshop series is all digital and integrates different types of writing. This workshop will be lead by Rachel Long.
  • Liz Berry  - Online Workshop
    Liz Berry  - Online Workshop
    Thu, 20 Jun
    Online Zoom Workshop
    20 Jun 2024, 18:30 – 20:30
    Online Zoom Workshop
    20 Jun 2024, 18:30 – 20:30
    Online Zoom Workshop
    Derby Poetry Festival is excited to launch our 2024 workshop series, bringing together poetry and creative writing talent from across the country. This year's workshop series is all digital and integrates different types of writing. This workshop will be lead by Liz Berry.
  • Yomi Sode  - Online Workshop
    Yomi Sode  - Online Workshop
    Sat, 20 Jul
    Online Zoom Workshop
    20 Jul 2024, 10:00 – 12:00
    Online Zoom Workshop
    20 Jul 2024, 10:00 – 12:00
    Online Zoom Workshop
    Derby Poetry Festival is excited to launch our 2024 workshop series, bringing together poetry and creative writing talent from across the country. This year's workshop series is all digital and integrates different types of writing. This workshop will be lead by Yomi Sode.
  • Vanessa Kisuule  - Online Workshop
    Vanessa Kisuule  - Online Workshop
    Thu, 22 Aug
    Online Zoom Workshop
    22 Aug 2024, 18:30 – 20:30
    Online Zoom Workshop
    22 Aug 2024, 18:30 – 20:30
    Online Zoom Workshop
    Derby Poetry Festival is excited to launch our 2024 workshop series, bringing together poetry and creative writing talent from across the country. This year's workshop series is all digital and integrates different types of writing. This workshop will be lead by Vanessa Kisuule.
  • Safiya Kamaria Kinshasa  - Online Workshop
    Safiya Kamaria Kinshasa  - Online Workshop
    Sat, 21 Sept
    Online Zoom Workshop
    21 Sept 2024, 10:00 – 12:00
    Online Zoom Workshop
    21 Sept 2024, 10:00 – 12:00
    Online Zoom Workshop
    Derby Poetry Festival is excited to launch our 2024 workshop series, bringing together poetry and creative writing talent from across the country. This year's workshop series is all digital and integrates different types of writing. This workshop will be lead by Safiya Kamaria Kinshasa.

Write the Wilderness

  • Write the Wilderness - Walk 6: Summer Solstice Evening Walk
    Write the Wilderness - Walk 6: Summer Solstice Evening Walk
    Thu, 20 Jun
    Derbyshire
    20 Jun 2024, 18:30 – 20:30
    Derbyshire, Shining Cliff Woods, United Kingdom
    20 Jun 2024, 18:30 – 20:30
    Derbyshire, Shining Cliff Woods, United Kingdom
    Derby Poetry Festival are excited to introduce ‘Write the Wilderness’. Walk 6: Summer Solstice Evening Walk Date: 20/06/24 Distance: 3 miles Time - 6.30pm - 8.30pm Ability: Easy Meeting point: Shining Cliff Woods Car Park
  • Walk 7: Summer Solstice Evening Walk (Invite Only)
    Walk 7: Summer Solstice Evening Walk (Invite Only)
    Fri, 21 Jun
    Location is TBD
    21 Jun 2024, 18:00 – 20:30
    Location is TBD
    21 Jun 2024, 18:00 – 20:30
    Location is TBD
    Walk 7: Summer Solstice Evening Walk for young people in association with the Solstice Prize for Writing East Midlands.
  • Write the Wilderness - Walk 8: Butterley
    Write the Wilderness - Walk 8: Butterley
    Sat, 13 Jul
    Location is TBD
    13 Jul 2024, 13:00 – 15:00
    Location is TBD
    13 Jul 2024, 13:00 – 15:00
    Location is TBD
    Derby Poetry Festival are excited to introduce ‘Write the Wilderness’. Walk 5: Butterley (Reservoir or County Park) Date: 13/07/24 Distance: TBC Time: TBC Ability: TBC Meeting point: TBC
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