Tiger Girl events and readings

Causley Festival Friday 29 July 2022 (in person)
Launceston, Cornwall
Keynote reading by Vahni (Anthony Ezekiel) Capildeo and Pascale Petit
1:15–2:pm
‘My Life as a Writer discussion with Vahni (Anthony Ezekiel) Capildeo and Pascale Petit
3:30–4:30pm
More details HERE

Wake Up: Greenbelt Festival Friday evening 26 August 2022 (in person)
Pascale Petit reads from Tiger Girl and Mama Amazonica in the Hot House: climate-change and ecological venue, Boughton House, Nr Kettering, Northamptonshire
More details tba
Details: HERE

Falmouth Poetry Group Poetry Party 6–7pm Saturday 17 September 2022
Pascale Petit reading and in conversation with Mat Osmond
The Princess Pavilion, Falmouth, Cornwall

Writing, Climate and the Living World, Black Mountain College Saturday 24 September
Pascale Petit Guest Reader on course led by Jay Griffiths & Tom Bullough 
Location: Troed yr Harn Farm, Hospital Road, Talgarth, LD3 0EF
This course will ask a central question: what does it mean to be a writer today, in light of the Climate and Ecological Emergency?
More details & booking: HERE

 

PAST EVENTS

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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