Fuse / Fracture a night of poetry with Patrick JonesInfo
Fuse / Fracture a night of poetry with Patrick Jones
Poetry as witness to soul, to society. Llyfrau. Gwybodaeth. Rhyfeddod
Over 25 years of words bearing witness to the world we live in and the soul we inhabit. Love. Loss. Grief. Healing. Gaslighting. Deceit. Austerity. Borders. Peace. Hope. Rage. Protest. Survival. Community. Care. The Personal. The Political.
Join Common Wealth for an intimate poetry night to mark the launch of Fuse/Fracture written by Patrick Jones and published by Parthian Books. The evening will feature a series of readings from poet Patrick Jones along with an open mic.
If you would like to read on the night please email [email protected]
You can purchase Fuse/Fracture here – https://www.parthianbooks.com/products/fuse-new-and-selected-work
DATE: 11th November 2021
TIME: 7pm – 9pm
LOCATION: Llanrumney Hall, Ball Road, Cardiff, CF11 7BW
“Thoughtful, provocative and challenging, these poems engage and enrage”
Peter Tatchell, Human rights campaigner
“Very strong stuff” Harold Pinter
“‘Residual’ and ‘Mornings Teach Us Shadows’ are probably my favourite that he has ever written. Personal experience distilled, raw, visceral that aims to connect not confuse. I hope you feel the same way.” James Dean Bradfield
“He reminds us of the importance of feeling seen, celebrated and listened to and that our voices matter. He inspires us to fight for our space to be heard” Rhiannon White