Poetry

JL Williams

Marketing Lab: JL Williams’s Tips for Poets Hoping to be Programmed at Festivals

JL Williams has some great advice for poets hoping to be programmed at festivals in this handy video

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Authors Live: Jackie Kay

The award-winning poet and novelist celebrates National Poetry Day with Authors Live!

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Roger McGough reading a book during his Authors Live event

Authors Live: Roger McGough and Valerie Bloom

Rhymes, rhythms and riotous laughter with Roger McGough and Valerie Bloom.

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James Carter Video Resource

James Carter's Tips for Performing Poetry

James Carter gives us his top tips for performing poetry, filmed on location in Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire as part of the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour.

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Paul Lyalls performing his poetry

Authors Live: Poetry Slam

Authors Live has put a new spin on the traditional notion of poetry, with three of Britain’s best-loved poets; Paul Lyalls, Elspeth Murray and Dizraeli waging verbal battle against each other in front of a live online audience.

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Liz Lochhead, photograph by Chris James

Authors Live: Liz Lochhead

Scotland's Makar Liz Lochhead discusses her work as well as the work of Robert Burns.

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Michael Rosen during Authors Live

Authors Live: Michael Rosen (Secondary Schools Event)

Michael Rosen shares his love of poetry and rhymes in this fun-filled and very funny event.

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Michael Rosen during Authors Live

Authors Live: Michael Rosen (Primary Schools Event)

Michael Rosen shares his love of poetry and rhymes.

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