- Nat Raha
- John Goodby
Nat Raha is a poet and queer / trans* activist living in South London. Her poetry includes ‘[of sirens / body & faultlines]’ (Veer Books, 2015), countersonnets (Contraband Books, 2013), ‘mute exterior intimate’ (Oystercatcher Press, 2013) and Octet (Veer Books, 2010). She has performed her work internationally, and poems have recently appeared in Dusie, Datableed, Asphodel and We Have Always Been Here zine. She is currently undertaking a PhD on Marxism in queer theory, and contemporary poetry, at the University of Sussex.
John Goodby, poet, critic and translator: author of uncaged sea, Wine Night White and Illennium; translator of Pierre Reverdy, Adel Guemar’s State of Emergency (Arc; with Tom Cheesman) Heine’s Germany: A Winter’s Tale (Smokestack), Pier Paolo Pasolini; editor of the Collected Poems of Dylan Thomas; co-organiser, with Lyndon Davies, of the Hay Poetry Jamboree 2009-12.
Cardiff City Centre,
(enter opposite Central Library)
Free admission, accompanied by after-reading discussions.
Refreshments available for purchase.
Doors open at 7pm, readings promptly at 7:30pm
Cardiff Poetry Experiment is supported by Cardiff University’s
School of English, Communication and Philosophy.