Talks, Tours & Events for Adults

Hollie McNish at the Harris

Black and white photograph of Holly McNish

Wednesday 20 March
With Benjamin Zephaniah stating 'I can't take my ears off her' and Kate Tempest describing her poetry as 'welcoming, galvanising and beautiful', Ted Hughes Award winner Hollie McNish is a poet whose readings are not to be missed.

She has garnered over 10 million YouTube views for her online poetry readings and was the first poet to record at London's famed Abbey Road Studios. Her collection, Nobody Told Me, for which she won the Ted Hughes award has been translated into French, Spanish and German.

She will read from and chat honestly and openly from her latest poetry collections.Expect strong language as she talks fruit and flesh, guilt, sex, politics, death, breasts, transformers and more.

Great Reviews

'She writes with honesty, conviction, humour and love. She points out the absurdities we've grown too used to and lets us see the world with fresh eyes' Kate Tempest

'Her rhymes have a driving quality, urgent words pinning down fleeting feelings' Observer

'Wonderful' Davina McCall

'Will make you laugh and cry with her' Red Magazine

Review for Nobody Told Me 'The world needs this book' The Scotsman

Time? 7.30 - 8.30pm

Cost?  £11   Booking essential



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