‘Collaborative Research between UK and Japan on Poetry Writing Pedagogy in the Global Age: Trialling Poetry Writing Workshop techniques now published in The Science of Reading. vol.61, No.2., July 2019, pages: 97-109.
Sue Dymoke and John Lucas reading 29 Nov. Thinking Like a Poet 11 Dec. Both at Beeston Library
Over the last eighteen months I have been conducting a poetry experiment with Pietro Roversi, fellow poet, structural biologist and … More
I am pleased to share with you a series of four poetry writing resources for Japanese teachers (of Japanese or … More
International Student Golden Shovel Poetry Competition now launched: https://www.roosevelt.edu/colleges/education/community-engagement/golden-shovel-competition
It was Roy Fisher’s funeral in Macclesfield this afternoon. I was very sorry not to be able to attend and wanted to mark the occasion in some way.
I took part in the Ekphrastic Review’s 20 poem challenge last month. My poem ‘Furious Answers’ was written in response to the painting The Answer is No by Kay Sage (USA), 1958.
We went to hear novelist Pat Barker speak on Thursday. She was in fine conversation with Sharon Monteith at … More
Make Poetry Happen in Your Classroom! Saturday 18th April 2015 10.30am – 1pm (registration & coffee from 10.15am) A practical … More
Blogging and poetry: do they go together? We shall see! Let’s hope this blog doesn’t eat into the poetry thinking … More