About the event
Jean ‘Binta’ Breeze and Aoife Mannix. Iconic Jamaican dub poet and storyteller, Jean ‘Binta’ Breeze is live in Ilkley for National Poetry Day, with Irish writer and poet Aoife Mannix. ‘Binta’ Breeze’s new poetry collection, Third World Girl, brings together new writing and celebrated poems from her four previous collections. Mannix, the author of four collections, is poet in residence on BBC R4’s Saturday Live and at the Royal Shakespeare Company. Tickets: £6/4. Visit: www.ilkleyliteraturefestival.org.uk or call: 01943 816714.