• 01
  • 01
  • 1970
  • 12.00
  • am

Poetry pamphlet launch: ‘More Weight’ by Michael Conley

Published by Eyewear as part of the 2016 Aviator series.
Poetry reading plus special guests Ros Ballinger, Fat Roland, Kate Feld, Dave Hartley, Martin Kratz and Amy McCauley.
Bio: Michael Conley is a poet from Manchester.  He has been a regular guest at Manchester’s ‘Carol Ann Duffy and Friends’ evenings at the Royal Exchange.  His first pamphlet, ‘Aquarium’, was published by Flarestack in 2014.  In 2015, he was shortlisted for the Melita Hume Prize and his poem, ‘These Three Young Ladies Have Come All The Way From Australia’ was Highly Commended in the Forward Prize.  Michael will read from ‘More Weight’, his second pamphlet, published by Eyewear as part of their 2016 Aviator Series.  The launch will also feature readings from six of Manchester’s finest poetry, prose and spoken word writers.