Live. Literary. London. Late in the year.

Autumn: season of mists and mellow literary salons, close bosom friend of the maturing poem. Dress in your finest burning leaf drag and come and join me at the following events (here's a Google map with all locations):

September 1st: Political A-Gender, Royal Vauxhall Tavern, 372 Kennington Lane, 7pm-2am. Nearest station: Vauxhall. Fundraiser, featuring Roz Kaveney.

September 8th: POLYply, Centre for Creative Collaboration, Acton St. Nearest station: King's X.

October 8th: Maya Deren: New Reflections, BFI, 10.30 am. Nearest Station: Waterloo.

October 14th: Judith E. Wilson Fellowship Reading for John Kinsella, Cambridge. More details soon.

October 21st: Launch for Collective Brightness, London Buddhist Centre, 51 Roman Road, 7.30-10.30 pm. Nearest station: Bethnal Green.

October 24th: Polari, South Bank Centre, 7.45 pm. Nearest station: Waterloo/Embankment. Headliner: Philip Hensher.

October 26th: The Shuffle, Poetry Café, Betterton Street, 7.30pm. Nearest station: Covent Garden.

November 4th: Middlesex University/Hendon Library, The Burroughs, 3.30pm. Nearest station: Hendon Central.

November 15th: Launch for To Know Bedrock by Sharon Black, Pindrop Press. Phoenix Bar, Charing Cross Road. Nearest station: Leicester Square.