All BHAC Poetry Competition & Festival posts

The Poetry Competition received over 600 poems for the judge, Dr. Jess Moriarty, Head of Creative Writing at University of Brighton, to consider. The winner of the £1000 top prize was Kathy Brown, and the winner of the Student Competition was Florence Unwin. The Festival was a huge success with headline poet Jackie Kay handing out the prizes and readings from her, John Agard and Grace Nichols, plus a poetry slam featuring Hammer and Tongue.

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