Join award-winning poet Simon Armitage for this intimate reading in the beautiful setting of St Chad’s Chapel. This event is held in partnership with Durham University’s Centre for Poetry and Poetics and launches their conference on Literary Birds.
Simon Armitage is the author of numerous poetry collections, including The Unaccompanied, Paper Aeroplane: Selected Poems 1989–2014 and Zoom! He has also published fiction and non-fiction. He is Oxford Professor of Poetry and in 2017 was appointed Professor of Poetry at the University of Leeds.
Introduced by Helena Habibi