Poetry Reading and Open Mic

Sat. 1 July 2017, 12–2pm

Shoalhaven City Arts Centre and Regional Gallery, Nowra

In association with NOW Contemporary Art Prize Exhibition, poets are invited to respond in writing to one or more of the finalists’ artworks. The exhibition, presented by Jervis Bay and Basin Arts, Inc., opened on Saturday 20 May, and will then run until 8 July. Head to the gallery during opening hours, Tues to Fri 10am–4pm, Sat 10am–2pm, spend some time with the contemporary art and be inspired to write your response to one or more of the works.

The Kitchen Table Poets will hold a poetry reading in the main gallery at Shoalhaven Arts Centre on Saturday 1 July, 12–2pm. Poets are invited to come along to read their ekphrastic poems and all are invited to enjoy the interesting responses to the contemporary works of art.

To register to read your poem, please email to be included in the line-up. An open mic will also be featured. Ph: 02 4421 3076 for further information.


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