13 February at 10 pm at the Cork Arts Theatre.
Reading with Leanne O'Sullivan.
Tickets available at door or prepay through the Cork Arts Theatre at 021-4505624
David Harsent has published nine full collections of poetry and several limited
editions, and has received a number of literary awards, including the Eric Gregory
Award, the Geoffrey Faber Award, the Cheltenham Festival Prize, two Arts Council
Bursaries and a Society of Authors Travel Fellowship. His earlier collection, Legion,
won the Forward Prize for best collection 2005 and was shortlisted for both the
Whitbread Award and the T.S. Eliot Prize. His Selected Poems was published in June
2007, and was shortlisted for the Griffin International Poetry Prize.
His most recent collection, Night, was Poetry Book Society Choice for Spring 2011,
was shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize, the Forward Prize and the Costa Prize, and
won the Griffin International Poetry Prize.
More about the author:
David Harsent homepage
Harsent at Poetry Foundation
Harsent reads at Norwich Showcase 2012 (Youtube)
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