Bristol Poetry Institute to partner with Ledbury Poetry Festival
16 May 2018
The Bristol Poetry Institute has become a partner of the Ledbury Poetry Festival.
A poem for Stephen Lawrence, 25 years on
22 April 2018
Matt Jacobs reads 'Stephen Lawrence isn't on the National Curriculum' by Josephine Corcoran in remembrance of Stephen Lawrence, 25 years on.
Jack Thacker Concludes Time Spent as Poet-in-Residence at the Museum of English Rural Life
20 April 2018
Over the past six months, University of Bristol doctoral student and BPI member Jack Thacker has taken a break from his studies in order to spend time as poet-in-residence at the Museum of English Rural Life in Reading.
A poem for the first day of Spring
20 March 2018
To celebrate the first day of Spring, John Lee reads 'A Shropshire Lad 2: Loveliest of trees, the cherry now' by A. E. Housman.
A poem for International Women's Day
8 March 2018
Sumita Mukherjee reads 'The Pardah Nashin' for International Women's Day 2018.
A poem for Valentine's Day
14 February 2018
In celebration of Valentine's Day, Genevieve Liveley, Senior Lecturer in Classics, reads her selection from Ovid's Amores.
Cian Murphy selected in 2018 Best New British and Irish Poets Anthology
29 January 2018
Cian Murphy's poem, 'At the Clinic', will be published in the 2018 Best New British and Irish Poets Anthology.
Professor Michael Basker on BBC Radio 4's In Our Time
17 January 2018
Professor Michael Basker will tomorrow appear as a guest of Melvyn Bragg on BBC Radio 4's In Our Time. The programme will discuss the life and work of the twentieth century Russian poet Anna Akhmatova.
William Wootten's poetry featured in the Spectator Magazine
27 December 2017
William Wootten, poet and co-director of the Bristol Poetry Institute, is featured in the current edition of the Spectator.
Poem at the New Year
20 December 2017
To mark the coming of the New Year, Rebecca Kosick, Lecturer in Translation Studies, reads a poem by John Ashbery.
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