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Poetry Tour of Nunhead Cemetery

Saturday 27 August, 2016, 2:15 PM. Free. Nunhead Cemetery, Linden Grove Entrance, London SE15 3LP

Who was known as the ‘Laureate of the Babies’? Who was sent off to tour the world by Charles Dickens? 87 more words

Tom Jenks

Chris McCabe's The Real Southbank

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What makes us love our city?

Three pioneering poets and writers of London life and history delve into the reality of the South Bank. 238 more words


Chris McCabe: two new publications

Mud is a version of the Orpheus myth involving a fake wizard, a camera crew, scallops that can speak and tonnes of mud. Out now as an ebook on… 19 more words

Tom Jenks

The New Concrete: Visual Poetry in the 21st Century edited by Victoria Bean & Chris McCabe (Hayward Publishing)

This sumptuously designed, colourful and beguiling anthology begins with a compendium of quotations on the nature of concrete poetry from poets past and present. The Bolivian poet, Eugen Gomringer, sums up the spirit of the early concrete movement: ‘The purpose of reduced language is not the reduction of language itself but the achievement of greater flexibility and freedom of communication. 698 more words