Nordic Poetry Festival #8 - Writers Centre Kingston closing event

This was an extraordinary reading. A brilliant way to end the Nordic Poetry Fest and begin a new year of Writers Centre Kingston. A typically atmospheric museum of futures, packed out to full capacity, saw 10 solo readings that cut through attention with their humour and quality. One of the best things I’ve organised in ages, and not expected to be so unusually good, it was a mysterious coming together of local writers to Kingston, Nordic poets both based in the UK and visiting, and Kingston Uni staff