Aisholt Poetry Evening 2018

That Green, Romantic Chasm...”

Benjamin Houghton Painting of Quantock Combe

Voice, flute, accordion, harp and guitar delivering poetry, prose, music and song with an emphasis on Aisholt, the Quantocks and the theme of CHANGE including

  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  • Stevie Smith
  • William Wordsworth
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • Edmund Spenser
  • John Donne
  • Max Taylor
  • Sir Henry Newbolt
  • Laurence Whistler
  • Jill Furse
  • John Keats
  • Edward Thomas
  • John Betjeman
  • Janet White
  • e e cummings
  • Anne Ridler
  • Charles Williams
  • Bonny Sartin
  • Humphrey Woods
  • Janet White
  • Billy Collins
  • Hilly Cansdale
  • John Hartoch
  • John Osbourne

For NATIONAL POETRY DAY
7.00pm, Thursday, 4th October in Aisholt Church
Entry free

Performed by

  • Clare DuVergier
  • John Hartoch
  • Brendan John
  • Heidi John
  • Anne Langford
  • Roger Phipps
  • Max Taylor
  • Deborah White
  • Tim Whittingham

Poets, famous and otherwise who have lived, worked and walked
in the ‘green, romantic chasm’ -

‘thoughts green as spring and humour as earthy as the rich, red loam of the hills.’

Enquiries

Queries and Enquiries to John Hartoch in Aisholt,
email johnhartoch42@gmail.com
01278 671068