Tiger Girl events and readings

Shepton Snowdrops: Hope in Nature Festival, 2.00-3.00pm Saturday 19 February 2022
Pascale Petit will give a short reading of her own poetry and announce the prizewinners of the Hope in Nature Poetry Competition who will read their winning entries. There are 3 age groups: 11 & Under, 12 to 17, 18 & Over.
The Parish Church of St Peter & St Paul, Peter Street, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 5BW
More details HERE

Pascale Petit reading at Verve Poetry Festival, 7:00–8:30pm Sunday 20 February 2022
Sunday Night Headline Event with Ian Duhig, Rachel Long and Pascale Petit
Birmingham Hippodrome’s Patrick Studio, Birmingham. Cost:£4.50 – £6.50
Pascale is also leading a workshop at 1pm-3pm the same Sunday
Pascale Petit Workshop: The New Nature Poetry. Details and to book HERE

StAnza International Poetry Festival, St Andrews, Scotland, 11 & 12 March 2022  (a hybrid festival)

Tracing Roots
in-person readings with Pascale Petit, Leo Boix and Eléna Rivera 2-3.30pm Fri 11 March, Holy Trinity Church – Nave, South Street, St Andrews, KY16 9AL
More details and to book for attendance or online HERE

Poetry Translation Breakfast: Yang Lian’s Translators
Sat 10-11.00 12 March, The Byre Theatre – Studio Theatre, Abbey Street, St Andrews, KY16 9LA

George Szirtes, Brian Holton, and Pascale Petit in discussion about translating Yang Lian
Live in St Andrews – during this event you will be served a breakfast pastry and tea / coffee which is included in the ticket price.
This event is LIVE only, book HERE

Resurgence Poetry Festival Saturday 11 June 2022 (online)
Pascale Petit reading poems from Tiger Girl and Mama Amazonica
More details TBA soon, visit HERE



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

Launch of Tiger Girl 7pm to 8pm Tuesday 8 September 2020
Pascale Petit launched Tiger Girl, along with Wayne-Holloway Smith and Phoebe Stuckes, who also launched their new poetry collections, Tuesday 8 September 7pm BST. Hosted by editor Neil Astley, this was streamed live through the Bloodaxe Books YouTube channel and can now be viewed. Here is a 15 minute clip of Pascale’s reading:

Pascale Petit’s collection Tiger Girl was shortlisted for Best Collection, in the 2020 Forward Prize for Poetry.
Here she reads her poem ‘Jungle Owlet’ during the online awards event in October 2020.




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