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ELEANOR REES


Poet. Winner of Eric Gregory Award for Poetry 2002.
Performances in Merseyside, London, Yorkshire, East Anglia and Ledbury Poetry Festival.
Collaborated in The Word Hoard project Demo/Text for Huddersfield Poetry Festival 1999.
Holds an MA Creative Writing : Poetry and was taught by Poet Laureate Andrew Motion.
Has recently returned to Merseyside and runs poetry workshops in playschemes and in schools.

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Commissions include www.speakerscorner.org.uk, an interactive SMS and Internet poem displayed in Huddersfield town centre and poems for City Memories, NMGM.
Publications include Feeding Fire (Spout Publications, Huddersfield 2001) and poems in Paper, Scissors, Stone (UEA, Norwich 2002). Andrastes Hair (Salt Modern Poets) NEW BOOK: Eliza and the Bear
Read more information on Eleanor Rees
visit her website

Workshops

Eleanor completed the Writers' Attachment Scheme in 2003, and has led poetry workshops in schools and community venues on Merseyside.
Performance/workshops with Key Stages 2, 3 and 4.


"A brilliant day enjoyed by all. The competition was a great success and some good work was produced. Have recommended Eleanor to other schools"
Rock Ferry High School
"A successful afternoon! Elly wasn't afraid to use really challenging poems with the group, and this paid off - they asked perceptive, interesting questions and made good use of what they learnt when writing themselves."
Jean Sprackland, Education Officer, The Poetry Society.


For details contact
The Windows Project > 1-27 Bridport Street, Liverpool L3 5QF , England

Please contact the Project first on 0771 0644 325 or email to check details etc.



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