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 XXIV POETRY ON THE LAKE

International Celebration

        18-20 October 2024

with

Imtiaz Dharker

Richard Skinner

Anne Stewart

Clare Best & Franca Mancinelli

Moira Egan & Giorgiomaria Cornelio

Lizzie Ballagher

Rosie Barrett

Philip Morre

Stephanie Green

Giorgia Sensi

British School of Milan

Canadian School of Milan

Liceo G. Galilei Scienze Umane  di Gozzano

  programme  in due course

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XXIII International Poetry Celebration Lake Orta

22nd-24th September 2023

Orta San Giulio - Isola - Sacro Monte

                             with

Carol Ann Duffy & Imtiaz Dharker

Gregory Leadbetter -

Jan Noble - Simon West.

No tickets, but donations, click yellow Donate button

XXII International Celebration Lake Orta

 28th-30th October 2022

 

  This edition is dedicated to 

 Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

        with
 Imtiaz Dharker 
 
Robert Seatter - 
Kate Clanchy 

 Michael Swan - Caroline Carver 

 Reshma Ruia - Philip Morre - Will Stone

Dorothy Yamamoto - Elaine Beckett

 Shukria Rezaei - Simone Pansolin

 

             Special event

                Jan Noble

   A poem for the Shelley bicentennial  

             

 booking essential; 

 booking is confirmed on receipt of donation

 Suggested: One day: €30, three days €60

 

 

contact: Martina

potlcompetition  AT    gmail.com  (close gaps)

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           XXI International Celebration Lake Orta
           9th-10th October 2021
           with
           Imtiaz Dharker
           James Harpur 
           Robert Seatter

           Philip Morre
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                  2 days of readings  by the lake , on the island and on Sacro Monte in the autumn woods and                               chapels

XXI POETRY ON THE LAKE ~ 9th-10TH OCTOBER 2021

 

 (                    the traditional Friday workshops with students from the Liceo Linguistico Gozzano & the British School Sir James Hennessy, Milan, are cancelled owing to corona virus restrictions)


SATURDAY  9TH OCTOBER ~ PALAZZOTTO 11.00 a.m. (doors shut, be early)

M.C.  ROBERT MORLEY

 

SEAN BURKE

PHILIP MORRE

 

ROBERT SEATTER

‘The House of Everything’ & ‘The Book of Snow’*

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SATURDAY 9TH OCTOBER ~ SALA TALLONE, ISOLA 2.45 p.m.

thanks to Elisa & Elena Tallone

 

 ‘St Columba and the Poetic Imagination’

JAMES HARPUR

 

SILVER WYVERN AWARDS

Thanks to Alessi for donating the Silver Wyvern Awards

 

IMTIAZ DHARKER

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SUNDAY 10TH OCTOBER – 11.00 a.m.

 

SACRO MONTE ~ POETS’ PILGRIMAGE

itinerant reading in the woods and chapels of Sacro Monte Orta

Meet: Belvedere (Chapel I) 10.45 a.m.

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SUNDAY 10TH OCTOBER ~ HOEL SAN ROCCO 3.30 p.m.

Remembering GRAHAM BURCHELL

OPEN MIC

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Donations

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Due to Covid restrictions, there is a limit to the  number of participants , please book before 6th October.
A Green or equivalent certificate of vaccination is required for all indoor events. To book,  please contact
poetryonthelake  (AT)  yahoo.co.uk before 6th October.  

 

 
XX International Celebration Lake Orta,
 
10th-11th October 2020
 
readings at Hotel San Rocco by the lake and on Sacro Monte in the autumn woods and chapels
with
 
Dato Maghradze
 
 Rob A Mackenzie, Louise Peterkin, 
 
Philip Morre &  Jan Noble

 

SATURDAY 10TH OCTOBER, HOTEL SAN ROCCO  11.00 a.m

 

 JAN NOBLE performance 'Body 115' - a journey from London to Milan' 

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SILVER WYVERN AWARDS – 3.30 p.m.

 

PHILIP MORRE, LOUISE PETERKIN – ROB A MACKENZIE, ROERT MORLEY

DATO MAGRADZE  with NUNU GELADZE

 

M.C. Yolanda Cappelletti

SUNDAY 11TH OCTOBER – 11.00 a.m.

SACRO MONTE  itinerant reading in the woods and chapels of Sacro Monte Orta

Meet: Belvedere (Chapel I) 10.45 a.m.

 

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. HOTEL SAN ROCCO – 3.30 p.m. READINGS

 

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Thanks to Alessi for donating the Silver Wyvern Awards

Thanks to Hotel San Rocco for kindly hosting the indoor sessions.

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XIX International Celebration Lake Orta,
4th-6th October 2019
with Anne Stevenson 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
! -  Anne Stevenson, Philip Morre,Carla Buranello, Giorgia Sensi, 2- Hotel san Rocco Silver Wyvern Awards, 3 - il Cortile del Borgo 4 - Sacro Monte
grateful thanks to
ALESSI,
BPN Fondazione per il territorio, CasaFantini, Hotel San Rocco, La Contrada dei Monti
poetrypf, La Locanda di Orta,  , Piccolo Hotel Olina, Il Cortile del Borgo,
Unione Turistico Lago d'Orta, Comune  di Orta San Giulio
and all the poets who participated
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