Antony Owen and the Bogside (Book Launch)

  • Thu, May 28, 2020

  • Join us for the launch of a new WORD! anthology exploring the Northern Ireland Troubles and work of the renowned Bogside Artists towards peace and reconciliation.

    Our award-winning headline, Antony Owen, has authored six poetry collections since 2009. His latest The Nagasaki Elder was shortlisted for the coveted Ted Hughes Award and he is one of the leading active writers on war and peace poetry in 21st century poetry. Antony’s work is taught at regular poetry workshops in Hiroshima and also appears in a national UK peace education resource by CND Peace Education.

    To perform on the night, or workshop with Antony, 4.30 - 6.30pm, book via

  • Venue:Attenborough Arts Centre, Lancaster Road, LE1 7HA
  • Time:7.30pm - 9.30pm
  • Main Contact:0116 2522455
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  • Cost:£4/£7