Event 206

Wendy Cope

Poetry Reading: Anecdotal Evidence

Venue: Baillie Gifford Stage

In her first collection of new poetry since 2011's acclaimed Family Values, the captivating and brilliant poet celebrates 'the half-forgotten stories of our lives’ with compassion, wisdom and wit. In several of the poems she reimagines Shakespeare in unorthodox fashion; in others, she offers heartfelt tributes to friends and to public figures including Eric Morecambe and John Cage.

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Wendy Cope