The last Edge Hill Open Poetry and Poetics session of the season takes place on Thursday 23rd April 2009, from 6:30pm-8:30pm in room E24 in the Faculty of Education.
Fresh from his brilliant reading of Bird Bird at the Runnymede Festival, Jeff Hilson will be speaking about his work, including A Grasses Primer (2000), Stretchers (2007), Bird Bird (2009), and In the Assarts (ongoing). He teaches at Roehampton University, London. With Sean Bonney and David Miller, he co-founded Crossing the Line, a reading series based in London. He is also the editor of the well-received and controversial Reality Street Book of Sonnets.