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WELCOME TO PASCALE PETIT'S WEBSITE




Welcome to the website of UK poet Pascale Petit. Her sixth collection Fauverie is published by Seren in September 2014. Five poems from the book won the Manchester Poetry Prize. Her fifth collection What the Water Gave Me: Poems after Frida Kahlo was shortlisted for both the TS Eliot Prize and Wales Book of the Year, and was a Book of the Year in the Observer. Pascale has had three books shortlisted for the TS Eliot Prize and selected as Books of the Year in the Times Literary Supplement, Independent and Observer. She tutors courses at Tate Modern and for The Poetry School.



News and Events

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Launch readings for Fauverie


Wymondham Words Festival, Norfolk, 7.30-10pm Friday evening 19 September 2014
Regal Cinema, Wymondham, Norfolk
Poetry Cabaret featuring Joanna Guthrie, Richard Lambert, Laura Scott and Pascale Petit
http://www.wymondhamarts.com/#/wymondham-words/4541501933
Tickets £8 from Ketts Books http://www.kettsbooks.co.uk/or phone 01953 603663

Kings Lynn Poetry Festival
, 7.30pm Friday 26 September 2014

Kit Wright, Pascale Petit, Víctor Rodríguez-Núñez
http://www.lynnlitfests.com/Next_Festival.html
Tickets £8.50 or £37.50 for a weekend pass

email: enquiries@lynnlitfests.com or phone 01553 691661 (office hours) 01553 761919 (other times)

Contemporary Nature Poetry at London Zoo
during literature weekend 1-2pm Saturday 4 October 2014


The Times and The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival
4- 5pm, Tuesday 7 October 2014
Readers Ruth Padel and Pascale Petit, Tickets £5
Poetry Café, Town Hall, Drawing Room, Cheltenham GL50 1QA
http://www.cheltenhamfestivals.com/literature/whats-on/2014/poetry-cafe/

Manchester Literature Festival
, Living Worlds Gallery at Manchester Museum, 7.30pm Wednesday evening 8 October 2014
Manchester Museum, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL
Tickets £6/£4 concessions Book on 0843 208 0500

http://www.manchesterliteraturefestival.co.uk/events/pascale-petit-34566

Resurgence Festival of Wellbeing
, Bishopsgate, London, Saturday 11 October 2014
To book visit: http://www.resurgence.org/take-part/resurgence-events/wellbeing-festival-2014.html

London launch at Seven Dials Club
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London, 8–10.00pm, short reading at 8.30pm Tuesday 11 November 2014
42 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9LA
Free entry, to book a place email sarahdavies@serenbooks.com


Lumb Bank Arvon Centre
, guest reader for poetry course with David Morley and Caroline Bird, Wednesday 19 November 2014

First Thursdays at Chapter Arts, Cardiff, spring 2015 (tba)

Bridlington Poetry Festival, Friday 19 June 2015

Dromineer Literary Festival, Tipperary, Ireland, Saturday 3 October, 2015



Transforming the Raw: Poetry and Conflict, a six-week course at Tate Modern Mondays 6.45–8.15, 3 November – 8 December 2014
http://www.tate.org.uk/whats-on/tate-modern/courses-and-workshops/transforming-raw-poetry-and-conflict
 

a six-week course in the galleries led by Pascale Petit
£150 (concessions available)
Call +44 (0)20 7887 8888
Bankside, London SE1 9TG



Advanced Poetry Writing courses at The Poetry School led by Pascale Petit, 30 weeks of 3 terms, autumn term starts 17 September 2014 AUTUMN TERM FULLY BOOKED
There are two classes each 10-week term on Wednesdays, one at 4–6pm and one at 6.45–8.45pm
Advanced Poetry Writing afternoons
http://www.poetryschool.com/courses-workshops/face-to-face/advanced-poetry-writing---afternoons-2014-15.php
Advanced Poetry Writing evenings http://www.poetryschool.com/courses-workshops/face-to-face/advanced-poetry-writing---evenings-2014-15.php







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