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Poetry Publishing and Promotion

Poetry, Publishing and Promotion

As well as familiar established poets such as Wendy Cope and Andrew Motion, The Director of The Arts Agency has promoted performances by poets such as the Nuyorican Slam poets on tour from New York, Women Writers from Poland, Urdu poets performing in Urdu, Chinese writers such as Jung Chang, Benjamin Zephania, Islamic rappers, Patience Agbabi, Roger McGeogh, Adrian Henri, Adrian Mitchell and Brian Patten, (the latter many times), John Cooper Clarke, as well as many other new unknown poets.

The Arts Agency has over the past four years published a number of poetry books. We do the editing, layout, typesetting and design. We put the books for sale online.

The newest publication is a book ‘New Southampton Poets; featuring work by six of the best new Southampton Poets, supported by Arts Council England, and is available here.

The Arts Agency published’ A Chain of Stars’ by Tokyo based Japanese poet Sanae Morita. This is her third collection of poetry to be published but her first collection to be published in the UK. From the rainstrewn streets of Shibuya, to the isolation of her room, Sanae Morita beautifully and movingly chronicles the fierce joys and acute despairs of everyday life . To find our more or purchase the book, just click here.

However, there are also three books out of his own work - 'Days Like Leaves' 'Tangled Hair' and 'a night of stars.' His writing has been published and translated in English, Korean and Chinese Mandarin. He regularly gives readings at different venues in Hampshire, and has been inited to read at Festivals such as the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and 'SO: To Speak Festival of Words' in Southampton. His author page where you can find out more and buy his work can be found by clicking here here