We are delighted that our Bloomsbury publication Making Poetry Happen has been awarded Highly Commended in the UKLA Academic Book Award (after being shortlisted back in January 2016). The awards ceremony takes place this weekend (9th July) at UKLA conference in Bristol. I would like to thank all of our many contributors to Making Poetry Happen for their wonderful chapters and evident commitment to making poetry happen in so many varied contexts.
‘Spoken Word education is uniquely placed to give form to feelings and meaning to often unheard voices’ (Cat Brogan in … More
Children from Torriano Infants School (in Sue Ellis and Amy Clifford’s chapter, Making Poetry Happen). If you want to know … More
Great to read Jane Bluett and her Bilborough A level Creative Writing students’ thoughts about poetry in today’s Nottingham Post … More