Life in Poems: Moniza Alvi and Natalie Linh Bolderston with Deborah Alma, part of Skylines Festival of Poetry and Spoken Word.

Book Tickets

Part of SkyLines Festival of Poetry and Spoken Word. Presented in partnership with the Rebecca Swift Foundation #WomenPoetsNetwork

Date: Fri 15 July
Time: 6pm – 7pm
BSL Interpreted
Venue: B2, Belgrade Theatre
Age recommendation: 14+

Join us for a very special event, presented in partnership with the Rebecca Swift Foundation and Women Poets’ Network.

Moniza Alvi will read poems from across her nine poetry collections including her latest, Fairoz (Bloodaxe Books), and will be joined by Natalie Linh Bolderston, winner of the Women Poets Prize 2020 and shortlisted for the Forward Poetry Prize for best single poem in 2021.

Both poets will also join in conversation with Deborah Alma, aka. the Emergency Poet, and the founder of the world’s first walk-in Poetry Pharmacy. Together, they will share their own poems and stories of their journeys as poets and some of the key poems that they cherish as readers, which have been life-changing and inspiring for them, in what will be a joyous, dazzling and celebratory event.