An Evening of Suffragette Poetry & Verse – Part of Woman’s Vote Centenary

November 27, 2018

Weds 12th Dec, 7.00pm – 9.30pm. Free admission.

Join us at CICCIC with the Fire River Poets for an evening of poetry and readings evening on verses and songs from a 1911 publication SUFFRAGE SONGS and VERSES and other poems. Read by members of Fire River Poets there will also be short presentations on other aspects of the suffragette movement.

7.00pm Doors open
7.30pm – Introduction and short video on posters from the era
7.45pm – Poetry reading
8.15pm – Break
8.30pm – Video on photographs and news clippings from era
8.45pm – Poetry reading
9.15pm – Finish

If you wish to read your own woman’s vote poetry or verse then why not come along on the night. We will have a quick look and find you a spot to share with the community.

Venue:  

Venue Phone: 01823 337477

Venue Website:

Address:
CICCIC, Memorial Hall,, Paul Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3PF, United Kingdom

Description:

Creative Innovation Centre CIC, Memorial Hall, Paul Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3PF, is conveniently located in Taunton Town Cente with a multi-storey car park just metres away and another single storey car park just 2 minutes away. Marks & Spencer’s car park is next door to us but can get busy. We have our own cafe bar and sell refreshments to help support fund raising for our Community Interest Company.

  • Suffragette Poetry Night
    December 12, 2018 - December 27, 2018
    7:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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