Katrina Naomi events

Poetry events for 2019

9 Feb – Cornwall – Reading at The Gurnard’s Head – Poetry Round the Fire, with Angela Stoner. The Gurnard’s Head is near Zennor, near St Ives, Cornwall TR26 3DE. Readings 4-5.30 pm. Entry is by donation.

Katrina Naomi2 March – Bristol – […]

By |February 6th, 2019|News/Events|0 Comments

The Big Issues – a new London poetry workshop

‘The Big Issues’ is a new London poetry workshop, which Katrina will run on Sat 18 May for the Poetry School, 10.30 am to 4.30 pm.

Katrina’s workshop will tackle some of the most pressing issues of the day and promote a lot of new writing. Come with an open mind and a […]

By |February 4th, 2019|News/Events|0 Comments

Katrina Naomi next reading 9 Feb at Gurnard’s Head

Katrina Naomi’s next reading is on Sat 9 Feb at the Gurnard’s Head. The event is called Poetry Around the Fire, it’s from 4 to 5.30 pm, and she’ll be reading with Penzance-based poet Angela Stoner.

Katrina NaomiKatrina is going to start her reading with a […]

By |January 28th, 2019|News/Events|0 Comments

Katrina Naomi and Japanese poetry

Katrina Naomi will be publishing a pamphlet of Japanese-inspired poetry, Typhoon Etiquette, in April 2019 with Verve Poetry Press. Katrina wrote Typhoon Etiquette during a six-week trip to Japan, following an Arts Council Artist’s International Development Fund award. Watch this space for details of various launch events.

Katrina Naomi poetry newsletter

Katrina’s poetry newsletter is called ‘short & sweet’. Here is ‘short & sweet’ for January.

Each issue is emailed to over 400 subscribers. It’s easy to subscribe – and it’s quick to unsubscribe too.

‘short & sweet’ contains up-to-date news on Katrina’s forthcoming readings, workshops, residential courses, mentoring opportunities and other […]

By |January 4th, 2019|News/Events|0 Comments

Katrina Naomi poetry events for 2019

Poetry events for 2019

9 Feb – Cornwall – Reading at The Gurnard’s Head – Poetry Round the Fire, with Angela Stoner. The Gurnard’s Head is near Zennor, near St Ives, Cornwall TR26 3DE. Readings 4-5.30 pm. Entry is by donation.

Katrina Naomi2 March – Bristol – […]

By |January 4th, 2019|News/Events|0 Comments

Katrina Naomi joins Society of Authors poetry committee

The Society of Authors has invited Katrina Naomi to join its Poetry and Spoken Word Group committee.

The Society of Author’s Poetry and Spoken Word Group (PSWG) is chaired by Tamar Yoseloff. It is a professional community for poets and spoken word artists. The group discusses issues affecting poets and the spoken […]

By |January 2nd, 2019|News/Events|0 Comments

Katrina Naomi and Fiona Benson run 2019 tutored retreat for Arvon

Katrina Naomi and Fiona Benson will run a 2019 tutored retreat for Arvon.

The poetry tutored retreat: Developing Strengths and Finding New Avenues will run from 18-23 November 2019. It will be held at Arvon’s Totleigh Barton in Devon, with the award-winning poet Richard Scott as guest. Click here to book or find […]

Katrina Naomi in Eighty Four anthology

Katrina Naomi has written a new poem for the Eighty Four anthology.

Katrina NaomiHer poem, ‘Hide All the Knives’, features in Verve Poetry Press’s forthcoming anthology, Eighty Four: Poems on Male Suicide, Vulnerability, Grief and Hope. Eighty Four will be published in January 2019 

Versions of Yasuaki Inoue haiku in Modern Poetry in Translation

Katrina’s versions of Yasuaki Inoue’s haiku are in Modern Poetry in Translation.

She translated these five poems during an Arts Council- funded trip to Japan, and is grateful to Professor Michiyo Takano of Yamanashi Prefectural University for her literal translations.

Yasuaki Inoue is editor of Kakko (Cuckoo) haiku society and journal in Japan.

In 2019, […]

By |December 9th, 2018|News/Events|0 Comments