We regularly welcome guest poets to The Leopard. They read their own work and get involved with the lively discussions and critiques.
We have recently welcomed:
Canal Poet Laureate Jo Bell.
Poet, non-fiction writer and tutor Caroline Hawkridge.
Poet and Keele University lecturer, James Sheard.
David Harmer, too, a noted children’s author and poet from Barnsley has also joined us for a session. David is a performer, poet and part-time lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University. His work has appeared in 130 books of children’s poetry and he’s also published short-stories and poetry for adults.