Library Catalogue

You are here:

DISCOVER

Poetry

Discover Poetry at the Library of Birmingham

Birmingham Poet Laureate 2014/15

Birmingham Poet Laureate Online Application Form

Applications are now open for the role of the city’s 19th Poet Laureate. If you are an experienced poet who can engage with diverse audiences and make poetry accessible to all, why not apply online now.
Joanna Skelt

Joanna Skelt, Birmingham Poet Laureate 2013-14

Joanna Skelt is Birmingham's 18th Poet Laureate.
Birmingham Poet Laureate 2013-14

Birmingham Poet Laureate 2013/2014 - the shortlist

Find out more about the Birmingham Poet Laureate 2013/14 shortlisted candidates.
Birmingham Poet Laureate 2012/2013

Birmingham Poet Laureate 2012/13

Stephen Morrison-Burke had a great year as Birmingham Poet Laureate for 2012/13.    
Jan Watts

Poetry for Lunch

Every Thursday 1pm - 1.30pm in the Library of Birmingham Amphitheatre. Former Birmingham Poet Laureate, Jan Watts, has developed a series of weekly, informal poetry readings to showcase the work of West Midlands’ poets of all ages and backgrounds.&nb
Poets Place

Poets’ Place

Poets' Place is an informal gathering of poets that meets twice a month. It gives an opportunity for local poets to meet like‐minded people. 

Events RSS Feed Events iCal Feed
Katrice Horsley

Clockwork by Katrice Horsley

Fri 15 August 2014, 7:30pm

Jan Watts

Poetry for Lunch

Thu 24 July 2014, 1:00pm

Poets Place

Poets’ Place

Sat 02 August 2014, 3:00pm

ABC Cinema, Bristol Road opened as Cinerama in 1963 showing How The West Was Won

Birmingham Buildings 1960s - 2000s from the Media Archive for Central England

A new Trail for the Library of Birmingham’s Dozens & Trails app from MACE.