Discover a new epic poem about Woolwich via a colourful poetry street trail and online film this August Read more
Poet in the City connects people and places through poetry. Poet in the City creates access to challenging ideas, attracts radically new audiences, brings about social and behavioural change, and creates awe-inspiring large-scale entertainment. From poetry in libraries to arts centres, car parks to community venues and festivals to music halls, we present poets who can enlarge our worlds. Read more
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A new digital series of events, putting poets in conversation with activists and academics to unpick the words heard across the news and social media.
Poet in the City Producers has gone national! We're looking for curious, creative and enthusiastic young people in Newcastle and Exeter to welcome as Producers.
"Where Two Rivers Meet" is created by the award-winning filmmaker Eelyn Lee, telling the story of Collections in Verse: Sheffield, which saw collaborations between communities, libraries and poets.
A unique collection of audio interviews, podcasts and films featuring the poets and speakers who have appeared in Poet in the City events over the last ten years.
Pairing poets and activists to unpack the words you hear in the news and on social media. Read more
Exeter Herstory is the launch of a storytelling series diving into feminist histories to consider new pathways for change. Read more
We're inviting young leaders, creatives and arts professionals to join us for a lively and open discussion about the arts scene in Newcastle. Join us to map your city and have your voice heard.
We're inviting young leaders, creatives and arts professionals to join us for a lively and open discussion about the arts scene in Exeter. Join us to map your city and have your voice heard.
Poet in the City announce the launch of Poet in the City Producers National, our flagship training programme for young producers. Read more
Poet in the City has partnered with Wac Arts to deliver Wac Arts Young Producers for aspiring creative producers 15+ Read more
Poet in the City has partnered with the Royal Borough of Greenwich and RevolYOUtion London to help create a community-led poem that will be turned into a short film and interactive public art installation. Read more