KPF22 Main Reading – Nafeesa Hamid + Carola Luther

Literature |
26th June 2022

 11am – 1pm | Tickets £5 | Brewery Arts: Theatre

Carola Luther was a popular Poet-in-Residence at Wordsworth Grasmere, and she makes a welcome return to Cumbria to read from her stunning third collection On the Way to Jerusalem Farm (Carcanet, 2021). Nafeesa Hamiddebut collection Besharam (Verve, 2018)  is an extraordinary and evocative book that explores our preconceptions of girlhood and motherhood – ‘a necessary and potent meditation on the meaning of Womanhood’ (Joelle Taylor).

Can’t join in person? Join the zoom session here.

Kendal Poetry Festival’s trademark emphasis is on inclusivity and accessibility. This year we continue to offer free tickets to young people, people with disabilities and their carers. If you are under 21 or have a disability, please select the ‘concessions’ ticket at checkout to receive your free ticket.


26th June 2022

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