Tom Pickard

11 February @ 8.30PM. Cork Arts Theatre

 

 

Tom Pickard

Tom Pickard (born 1946, Newcastle upon Tyne, England)  "one of the livest truest poets of Great Britain" (Allen Ginsberg), is the author of many books of poetry spanning four decades: from High on the Walls (1968) to The Ballad of Jamie Allan (Flood Editions, 2007), and most recently hoyoot: Collected Poems and Songs (Carcanet, 2014). Tom is a poet, and documentary film maker who was an important initiator of the movement known as the British Poetry Revival.

 

Links

Tom Pickard homepage

Tom Pickard at the Poetry Foundation

Tom Pickard at Carcanet Press

 

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Cork International Poetry Festival

10 - 13 February 2016

Cork International Poetry Festival

 

 

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