Reading Stanza & South Street present

Poets' Cafe January - Robin Houghton

Venue: South Street (Directions)

Fri 11 Jan, 20:30

Door time: 8pm

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Monthly poetry night hosted by Reading Stanza, including an open mic section for local poets to read their work, alongside guest poet Robin Houghton and host Becci-Louise.

About our Guest Poet:
Robin Houghton’s latest pamphlet All the Relevant Gods (2018) was a winner in the Cinnamon Press Pamphlet Competition. She is widely published in magazines and in numerous anthologies including The Best New British and Irish Poets 2017 (Eyewear). She won the New Writer Poetry Competition 2012, the Stanza Competition in 2014 and the Hamish Canham Prize in 2013. Her first poetry pamphlet The Great Vowel Shift (2015) was published by Telltale Press, the poets’ publishing collective she co-founded. She has also self-published a hand-made mini pamphlet, Foot Wear (2017) and has written three commissioned books on blogging. Her poetry blog is

Ticket information

£5, £4 readers

Venue info

South Street

21 South Street, Reading, RG1 4QU

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Contact: Box Office: 0118 960 6060; Administration: 0118 937 3456

Box office is open at South Street Arts Centre on performance days one hour before the show (subject to availability)

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