The Magic of Poetry

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Saturday, 21 March 2020
Exeter Library

Join leading poet Chris Tutton in a performance to celebrate UNESCO World Poetry Day 2020.

Poet, raconteur, maverick, wit, for more than twenty years Chris Tutton’s Books, performances and workshops have beguiled, amused and entertained . A longtime Literature festival favourite Chris has performed throughout the country and has appeared widely on radio and television, including Loose Ends on Radio 4, Shaun Keaveny on BBC6 Music, Mark Radcliffe, Radio 1 and resident poet on Carlton Television. He has published seven collections of poetry and a cd of his poetry accompanied by Celtic Harp, Feathers of Wind, was released in 2018 to great critical acclaim.

“The master of the short poem. It is so good to see the ability to write and to perform combined so effortlessly “ Ned Sherrin

“Absolutely beautiful “ Alexander Waugh

“Dramatic passion and dignity” The Sunday Times