Tiger Girl launch events and readings

Forward Meet the Poet 7 – 7.45pm BST Tuesday 1 September 2020
Pascale Petit, reading from Tiger Girl, was in conversation with Kim Moore for the Forward Prize Best Collection shortlist.
Zoom online event. Booking £3 HERE



Launch of Tiger Girl 7pm to 8pm Tuesday 8 September

Pascale Petit launched Tiger Girl, along with Wayne-Holloway Smith and Phoebe Stuckes who also launched their new poetry collections on Tuesday 8th September from 7pm to 8pm BST. Hosted by editor Neil Astley, this free event was streamed live through the Bloodaxe Books YouTube channel and can now be viewed. Here is a 15 minute clip of Pascale’s reading:

Forward Prizes for Poetry 2020 – The British Library 3pm–4.30pm Sunday 25 October
Hear poems from each of the 15 shortlisted poets and find out who has won the most coveted poetry prizes in the British Isles.
This is a live online event. Bookers will be sent a link in advance giving access.
Shortlist for Best Collection: £10,000
Caroline Bird, Natalie Diaz, Vicki Feaver, David Morley, Pascale Petit

Conversation: Pascale Petit with Mat Osmond 1pm-2pm Friday 30 October 2020
Mat Osmond will talk to Pascale Petit about writing Tiger Girl, ecological grief and wonder First of the Borrowed Time series, on Zoom, Book HERE £5
Arranged by art.earth

Romalyn Ante and Pascale Petit 7pm-8pm Thursday 26 November on Zoom
Readings from Antiemetic for Homesickness and Tiger Girl, followed by conversation, hosted by Alice Hiller. Free entry but booking essential on Eventbrite HERE

POETRY AND the Wild in a Time of Coronavirus, 5pm GMT online Monday 30 November 2020
with Shekar Dattatri and Pascale Petit
Chaired by Ruth Padel, Professor of Poetry, King’s College, London
FREE More details and to register HERE on Eventbrite
A talk and reading between the pioneering Indian wildlife and conservation filmmaker Shekar Dattrati, and the prizewinning British poet Pascale Petit, on the wild in India during a time of Coronavirus

Lewes Live Literature Wednesday 7 April 2021
Pascale Petit reading at Lewes Arts Centre (more tba)

Cardiff Poetry Festival on Zoom 16-18 April 2021
Pascale Petit reading from Tiger Girl and in conversation

Welshpool Poetry Festival 7:30pm Saturday 5 June 2021
Pascale Petit reading from Tiger Girl, with Jonathan Edwards,
Church House, Welshpool, Mid-Wales
£8 inc free drink

Thomas Hardy Festival and Conference  8pm Monday 12 July 2021
Pascale Petit reads from Tiger Girl
Sunninghill Preparatory School, South Walks Road, Dorchester DT1 1EB

Greenbelt Festival Wild at heart’ 27 – 30 August 2021
Pascale Petit reads from Tiger Girl
The Leaves, Boughton House, near Kettering

King’s Lynn Poetry Festival 24–26 September 2021
Pascale Petit launches Tiger Girl
more details tba

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