WORD! with Hannah Lowe

  • This PAST event happened on: Thu, May 19, 2022

  • Venue:Attenborough Arts Centre, Lancaster Road, LE1 7HA
  • Time:7:30pm
  • Cost:£4 / £7
  • Main Contact:[email protected]
  • Web Address:https://attenborougharts.com

  • WORD! presents the critically acclaimed, Hannah Lowe - a poet, memoirist and academic. Her latest book, The Kids, a Poetry Book Society ‘Choice’ for Autumn, was shortlisted for the T.S Eliot Prize and won the Costa Poetry Award and the Costa Book of the Year, 2021. Her first poetry collection Chick (Bloodaxe, 2013) won the Michael Murphy Memorial Award for Best First Collection. In September 2014, she was named as one of 20 Next Generation poets. She undertook her AHRC-funded PhD in Creative Writing at Newcastle University, and now lectures in Creative Writing at Brunel University.

    To book an open mic slot and/or workshop with Hannah from 4.30pm - 6.30pm in advance of the show, drop a line to [email protected] 


    As an NHS supported organisation we will strive to ensure all of our IRL events are operating in the most covid-safe ways possible. In order to ensure the greatest possible safety of all attendees, we respectfully ask that if able to attend, you are:

    • Double or Triple Covid vaccinated
    • Happy to use hand-sanitiser on entry
    • Preferably able to take a lateral flow Covid test prior to attending.
    • Facemasks will be available
    With love and thanks for your support