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Sunday, January 14, 2018

Atlantic Drift launch in London: 5th February 2018 (some photos and a few comments)


Event / Atlantic Drift: Andrea Brady, Sophie Collins and John James

You can see some other photographs AND some short videoes, HERE

@ the LRB Bookshop, Central London



Andrea Brady taking a trans-Atlantic turn with some excellent new poems

John James reading both from the anthology and from beyond. He did read the teasing 'A Theory of Poetry' (it's anything but) in response to my introduction on poetics as a speculative writerly discourse...

Sophie Collins reading from the anthology and from new book, published this week, Who Is Mary Sue?

John James reading, me watching, Pete Clarke's cover design on the Edge Hill banners!
Atlantic Drift (Arc/Edge Hill University Press) is a new anthology featuring 24 poets from Britain, Ireland, the USA and Canada. It seeks to highlight both new and established writers from both sides of the Atlantic and in between, defining and redefining the various ...By developing a dialogue between English-speaking traditions, Atlantic Drift includes some of the most exceptional poetry and poetics written in the 21st century.

But also visit this page HERE for the various posts I've made concerning the book, its editing, including videos and photos. Or, outside London, follow this link to Arc’s website to buy, here.