Margate Bookie 2022 Closing Event

Join us for what promises to be a great finale to the Margate Bookie 2022.

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3.30-4.15pm, Sunday 5 June 2022

Turner Contemporary Rendezvous, Margate, Kent CT9 1HG
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To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the publication of ‘The Waste Land’, we present a live reading of the entire poem by award-winning Faber & Faber poets David Harsent, Richard Scott and Hannah Sullivan.

Directed by Richard Skinner of Vanguard Readings, this promises to be a great finale to the Margate Bookie.


About Richard Skinner

Richard Skinner is a writer working across fiction, life writing, essays, non-fiction and poetry. He has published three novels with Faber & Faber, four books of non-fiction and four books of poetry. His work has been nominated for prizes and is published in eight languages. Richard is Director of the Fiction Programme at Faber Academy.

About Margate Bookie

The Margate Bookie is a registered charity (number 1174819) which works to encourage a love of literature. We’ve held a literary festival in Margate every year since 2015. Lovingly looked after by Andreas Loizou.