Derby Book Festival: National Poetry Day Celebrations

October 1, 2020

Derby Book Festival’s Shared Reading project’s National Poetry Day activities will include:
• a downloadable poetry quiz (with prize)
• the display of more PopUpPoems across shops, arts venues, libraries, houses, fences and
gardens
• encouraging people to pass on a poem on a postcard
• impromptu poetry reading performances across the city (subject to Covid guidelines)
• creating an anthology of poems based on the National Poetry Day theme of ‘Vision.’