The Poetry of Alexander 'King' Paul

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  • Theatre/Arts
  • Tickets from free
  • Herne Hill
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  • Over 18
  • Thu, 16th Aug 2018 @ 19:30 - 21:45
  • 19:30 - 21:45

Following June's reading event with celebrated international author, Louise Candlish, this time, our focus is the profound book, 'Climbing Clouds Catching Comets' by Alexander 'King' Paul, a collection of his poems, spoken word pieces and innermost thoughts. 

Sadly, Alexander passed away last year, aged 23 following a difficult battle with terminal brain cancer. His mother, Joanna Brown will read, alongside two performance poets.

Climbing Clouds Catching Comets has been described by Afua Hirsch as clambering "inside the mind of a writer whose talent fizzes on the page." 

The reading will focus on some of Alexander's writings on social issues including themes of family, love, identity, homelessness, loneliness and isolation and will pay tribute to both Alexander and his book. 

Entry to the event is FREE - the book will be on sale that  evening and all book proceeds will go to the Alexander Paul Organisation

A Small Plates and Bar Menu will be available for those wanting to enjoy quality dishes, wine and cocktails and doors open for dining at 6pm. The reading starts at 7.45pm. 


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The ticket entitles you to free entry to the reading. (Doors open from 6pm for dining).
19:30 - 21:45 Free admission

Location

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49 – 51 Norwood Road, SE24 9AA

Area

Herne Hill

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Herne Hill (Rail)

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Park's Edge Bar & Kitchen
Park's Edge Bar & Kitchen

Venue

Park's Edge Bar and Kitchen

Park's Edge Bar and Kitchen

A neighbourhood restaurant and bar - from breakfast to dinner, cocktails or just a nightcap - Park’s Edge is the place to eat deliciously vibrant modern British food, drink and relax in the heart of Herne Hill. All the food is prepared from scratch with an emphasis on using fresh seasonal ingredients…

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