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LISP 2024 Poetry Festival

Get ready to immerse yourself in a day filled with Poetry Masterclasses, talks, and creativity at our Poetry Festival on June 22, 2024!

Welcome to the LISP Poetry Festival! We are focusing on Poetry! Join us for a fun and interactive day filled with poetry writing and inspiration. Whether you're a seasoned poet or just starting out, this event is perfect for anyone looking to improve their writing skills and connect with other poetry enthusiasts.

Our event will take place on Saturday, June 22, 2024, at 10:00 AM at Putney Library. Come prepared to learn, share, and grow as a poet. Don't miss this opportunity to hone your craft and unleash your creativity!

Join our Poetry Masterclasses, or just come to listen to our fantastic speakers, Rishi Dastidar & Lisa Kelly! If you wanna read your own poem on the day then submit it to us!

At the end of the day, there is an exciting opportunity to read your poems, meet with fellow writers and poets, and share in the joy of poetry. Plus, you can unwind and celebrate your creativity with a glass of wine!

Programme of the LISP Poetry Festival

LISP Poetry Masterclasses

Nick Makoha: 10:00 to 12:30 - The Meeting Room

Sarah Hesketh: 12:30 to 13:30 - The Meeting Room

Helen Bowell: 13:30 to 14:30 - The Meeting Room

Manasi Pophale: 12:00 to 13:00 - The Main Lounge

Alice D'Lumiere:13:00 - 13:30 - The Main Lounge

Poetry in Translation: 13:00- 13:30 - The Main Lounge

London Independent Story Prize - Poets on Stage & Networking Event:

Rishi Dastidar & Lisa Kelly: Panel 14:30 - 15:30 - The Main Lounge

LISP Poetry Reading & Wine: 15:30 to 16:30 - The Main Lounge

LISP Poetry Readings & Wine: 15:30 to 16:30 - The Main Lounge

London Independent Story Prize is running a casual, fun poetry competition to celebrate the day! No fee is needed to join us!

If you wish to read your poem at the event, you must submit it before the deadline!!

Deadline: 17/06/2024 via EVENTBRITE

If you wish to submit multiple poems, you can add more Add-Ons. There is no submission limit per poet.



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