About the event
Lawrence Sail and Deryn Rees-Jones at the Ledbury Poetry Festival. Lawrence Sail will be introducing new poems alongside work included in Waking Dreams: New & Selected Poems. A patron of the Festival, he is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. In Burying The Wren Deryn Rees-Jones talks about ‘the small things of the Universe’ ‘truffles, slugs,trilobites, birds, stones, feathers, flowers, eggs’ which she sets up against loss. An intensely lyrical collection, shortlisted for the 2012 T.S. Eliot prize, which she performs with passion and conviction. Tickets £8. Visit www.poetry-festival.co.uk or call 0845 458 1743.