Competition Results and Reading by John Greening @ Pavilions Teignmouth
The Festival’s Local competition was judged by Julie-ann Rowell. Julie-ann will announce the results, present the prizes, and invite the winners to read their successful poems. The Open competition Judge John Greening will invite short-listed poets from the 2019 Teignmouth Poetry Festival Competition to read their entries. He will announce the results and present the £850 in prizes.
FOLLOWED BY READING – JOHN GREENING
John Greening is recipient of a Cholmondeley Award and winner of the Bridport and TLS prizes. His recent books include To the War Poets (Carcanet), editions of Edmund Blunden and Geoffrey Grigson, Heath (with Penelope Shuttle), an Egypt memoir, Threading a Dream, and the anthologies, Accompanied Voices and Ten Poems about Sheds. His next collection, The Silence, appears from Carcanet in 2019.