Brian Patten reading Warwick

Brian Patten

Thursday, May 12, 2011 - 19:15 Conference Room, Warwick Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL

About the event

The Ghosts on the Wall - Brian Patten explores his past and its many ghosts through poetry that is both serious and funny. He reads from his own work and also includes poems by some of the great figures with whom he has read – Pablo Neruda, Stevie Smith, Laurie Lee, Allen Ginsberg and Robert Lowell – and talks about their influences on him as a young writer. Tickets £12/£10. To book visit: or call: 024 7652 4524.