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Tuesday 10 October 2023

7pm - 7pm


£5 / Free for EHU Students


The Arts Centre

Tuesday 10 October 7pm

Santa Barbara Poets

Two of the distinguished Santa Barbara’s Poet Laureates travel to the UK to give poetry readings and a Q and A session.

David Starkey

David Starkey served as Santa Barbara’s 2009-2011 Poet Laureate. The Founding Director of the Creative Writing Program at Santa Barbara City College, he is currently Co-editor of Anacapa Review and The California Review of Books, and Publisher and Co-editor of Gunpowder Press. His most recent book is Cutting It Loose.

Paul Willis

Paul Willis served as Poet Laureate of Santa Barbara from 2011-2013. He has published seven collections of poetry, the most recent of which is Somewhere to Follow. His work was selected by Adrienne Rich for the Best American Poetry series and by Jane Hirshfield for the Small Poetry Press prize.

Tickets: £5 / Free for EHU Students and Staff

Who is this event for?

Current staff Current students General public