Ink Spill Poetry Night: Water
Fri 19 Apr, 7:00 pm–10:00 pm
About the event
Ink Spill is a Huddersfield-based poetry organisation which was founded in 2022 with the purpose of bringing together local creatives with a shared love of literature. They hold monthly poetry evenings which explore different themes and topics through creative workshop activities, culminating in a poetry-specific open mic. In 2023, they hosted their first poetry festival with great success, a feat they hope to repeat later on this year.
Their hosts (Abbi Senior and Hannah Robinson-Wright) are delighted to be holding a session during Huddersfield Literature Festival, which explores the theme of ‘water’. The evening will begin with a series of writing activities consisting of visual inspiration, craft and freewriting. The second half with be a poetry-specific open mic where everyone, regardless of experience of ability, are welcome to perform. Whether you’re a published poet, want to share new material or wish to sit back and take in the local talent, there is a space for you at Ink Spill!
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Date: Friday 19 April
Venue: The Head of Steam, 8 St George’s Square, Huddersfield, HD1 1JB
Tickets: Free (donations welcomed)
Age guidance: 16+
For access information, contact [email protected]