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VENT Spoken & Written Word

05jul5:00 pm6:00 pmVENT Spoken & Written Word

Event Details

Eight days of free local, national and international performances and recitals from Ventnor, Tashkent, Portsmouth, Warsaw, Nashville and more, featuring local groups, acclaimed performers, published authors, workshops and film. See VENT’s website for full details –

At The Green Room ( Salibsury Gardens on Dudley Road – Ventnor Town Council Building PO38 1EG)


Saturday 23rd – Saturday 30th July 2022 


All Ages


Sat 23rd July

5pm – 5.25pm

Lydia Fulleylove and Robyn Bolam ‘Beyond the Grave’: Memoir into Poetry

5.30pm -5.55pm

Claire Booker and Caroline Vero  Bringing Poems to Life


Sun 24th July 

5pm – 5.25pm

Telling Tales Writing Group   Four Hundred Words

5.30pm -5.55pm

King Stammers     5 Ballads


Mon 25th July

5pm -5.25pm

Stanza Bonanza Part 1: Portsmouth and Havant Poetry Stanza    This Island City

5.30pm -5.55pm

Maggie Sawkins   The House Where Courage Lives – Reading and Discussion


Tues 26th July 

5pm -5.25pm

Azam Abidov  Literature in Uzbekistan (E-vent)

5.30pm -5.55pm

Blake Everitt  The Shock of Silence: A Poetry Reading


Wed 27th July 

5pm -5.25pm

Poets Anonymous   Poets Anonymous (E-vent)

5.30pm -5.55pm & 6pm -8pm

MARGENTO, Ovid with Reverb   Various Wanted and more   (film + performance)


Thurs 28th July 

5pm -5.25pm

Stanza Bonanza Part 2: Isle of Wight Poetry Stanza   This Island

5.30pm -5.55pm

Graham Brown and Sandy Kealty    The Unofficial Secrets Act Presents


Fri 29th July   

5pm -5.25pm

Marion Carmichael   People and Places (part 1)

5.30pm -5.55pm

Felicity Fair Thompson  People And Places (part 2)


Sat 30th July  

5pm -5.25pm

Literary Waves Publishing Group  Krzysztof Kamil Baczyński,  Poet of the Warsaw Uprising (E-vent)

5.30pm -5.55pm

Kevin Marshall Chopson            DADA-DADA-BRÜLLT-BRÜLLT /      Une Variante



2.30pm – 4.30pm

Sat 23rd July      Maggie Sawkins  Fish or Fowl? Prose Poem Workshop

Sun 24th July      Ventnor Exchange Spoken Word Collective Workshop



(Friday) 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm(GMT+01:00)

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