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Programme 
2017

Our next meetings are:- 
April 5th
Liz Rowlands will give a talk entitled D.H.Lawrence's Rainbow of Poetry

May 3rd

Héléne Robinson is giving a presentation of the work of Primo Levy - a scientist and holocaust survivor who also wrote many books as well as poetry.

June 7th
Annual General Meeting of the Southend Poetry Group. After officers have been elected, there will be a discussion on ideas or suggestions members would like to see implemented for the Group .
This will be followed in the second half by a general read a round of our own or favourite poems.

July 5th
Dorothy Turner will present a talk on ' Poems about Italy' in the first half. Followed in the second half by a read around of members' own or favourite poems about Italy.

August 2nd

Our Annual Workshop. Come and try your hand at writing poetry 'on the spot'. You will have an opportunity to read your poetry to the Group , if you so wish , after the session.

September 6th
Denis Ahern will give a talk on Poetical Parodies.

October 4th
Essex Poetry Festival. Details will be announced when known.


The Southend Poetry Group meets at 8.00pm on the first Wednesday of each month at

Naval and Military Club,
20 Royal terrace, Southend-on-Sea, Essex. SS1 1DU

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