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Derby Poetry Festival presents Voices from the Peak by Mark Gwynne Jones – Dubrek Studios, Derby

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Derby Poetry Festival presents Voices from the Peak by Mark Gwynne Jones.
A journey through the Peak District in word, film and sound. An exclusive live performance – combining spoken word and soundscape. Mark delivers a funny and absorbing in-person presentation of his popular series, Voices From The Peak. Drawing on childhood experiences and encounters with poachers, shepherds, and mineral miners – here is a landscape rich with both beauty and danger. An award-winning show that rediscovers the stories that connect us to the land.
“The fascinating quest of the poet Mark Gwynne Jones… An audio odyssey… and some marvellous Derbyshire reflections…” The Times
Dubrek Studios, 67 Bridge St, Derby
Doors Open at 7:00 PM
Starts at 7:30 PM

Presented as part of Derby Poetry Festival 2023.

About Derby Poetry Festival

Often referred to as DPF, Derby Poetry Festival is a four-day poetry and literature festival held in the centre of Derby. We are dedicated to developing new writing talent in Derby and bringing excellent work to the city. DPF has just entered its fifth year, and 2023 is set to be bigger and better than ever.

We work with local, national and international talent to build a community of like-minded individuals to create a wonderful literary festival.

Derby Poetry Festival is supported by Arts Council England, Derby City Council and presented in partnership with Cathedral Quarter Derby.

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