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70 Years of Poetry – GI 21 248 (Face to Face)

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7 July 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm BST

Tutor: Carol Perrett BA (Hons) MA

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Date: 7 July 2022
Time:
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
£14.50 – £17.50
Reference Code:
GI 21 248
Location:
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH

Overview

During Queen Elizabeth II’s seventy-year reign, there have been seven Poet Laureates.  We will look at some poems written by post-holders for important national events and see how tastes have changed over the 70 years.  Hopefully, there will also be a new poem from the current Poet Laureate, Simon Armitage.

Copies of the poems will be provided.

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