Home Events - Norwich Lanes Literature Spoke presents Dr John Cooper Clarke

Spoke presents Dr John Cooper Clarke

Edge Street Live presents Dr John Cooper Clarke
+ special guest Luke Wright

POET; TV & RADIO PRESENTER; CULTURAL COMMENTATOR;

One of Britain’s outstanding poets” – Sir Paul McCartney

Fantastically entertaining. As a writer of comic prose Clarke is the match of anyone alive, and his turns of phrase are as sharp as his suits” – The Times

“An immensely entertaining memoir that fizzes with wit…It’s impossible not to hear him read every word aloud in your head with that unforgettable Manc drawl” – NME

Riveting”-The Observer

John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people’s poet’.
His unique poetry was put to music by producer Martin Hannett and a band of Mancunians The Invisible Girls.Seminal tracks such as Beasley St and Evidently Chickentown featured on the album Snap Crackle and Bop, one of 4 hit 70/80s album releases. JCC became one of the most prolific artists of the Punk years.

His 1980s poetry collection 10 Years in An Open Necked Shirt featuring the lyrics to classic tracks from his albums and more, is one of the UKs biggest selling poetry collections of all time.

Date

Thursday 23 Nov 2023
Expired!

Time

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location

Norwich Arts Centre
St Benedict's Street, Norwich, NR2 4PG

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Home Events - Norwich Lanes Literature Spoke presents Dr John Cooper Clarke

Spoke presents Dr John Cooper Clarke

Date

Thursday 23 Nov 2023
Expired!

Time

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location

Norwich Arts Centre
St Benedict's Street, Norwich, NR2 4PG

Edge Street Live presents Dr John Cooper Clarke
+ special guest Luke Wright

POET; TV & RADIO PRESENTER; CULTURAL COMMENTATOR;

One of Britain’s outstanding poets” – Sir Paul McCartney

Fantastically entertaining. As a writer of comic prose Clarke is the match of anyone alive, and his turns of phrase are as sharp as his suits” – The Times

“An immensely entertaining memoir that fizzes with wit…It’s impossible not to hear him read every word aloud in your head with that unforgettable Manc drawl” – NME

Riveting”-The Observer

John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people’s poet’.
His unique poetry was put to music by producer Martin Hannett and a band of Mancunians The Invisible Girls.Seminal tracks such as Beasley St and Evidently Chickentown featured on the album Snap Crackle and Bop, one of 4 hit 70/80s album releases. JCC became one of the most prolific artists of the Punk years.

His 1980s poetry collection 10 Years in An Open Necked Shirt featuring the lyrics to classic tracks from his albums and more, is one of the UKs biggest selling poetry collections of all time.

Home Events - Norwich Lanes Literature Spoke presents Dr John Cooper Clarke

Spoke presents Dr John Cooper Clarke

Date

Thursday 23 Nov 2023
Expired!

Time

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location

Norwich Arts Centre
St Benedict's Street, Norwich, NR2 4PG

Edge Street Live presents Dr John Cooper Clarke
+ special guest Luke Wright

POET; TV & RADIO PRESENTER; CULTURAL COMMENTATOR;

One of Britain’s outstanding poets” – Sir Paul McCartney

Fantastically entertaining. As a writer of comic prose Clarke is the match of anyone alive, and his turns of phrase are as sharp as his suits” – The Times

“An immensely entertaining memoir that fizzes with wit…It’s impossible not to hear him read every word aloud in your head with that unforgettable Manc drawl” – NME

Riveting”-The Observer

John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people’s poet’.
His unique poetry was put to music by producer Martin Hannett and a band of Mancunians The Invisible Girls.Seminal tracks such as Beasley St and Evidently Chickentown featured on the album Snap Crackle and Bop, one of 4 hit 70/80s album releases. JCC became one of the most prolific artists of the Punk years.

His 1980s poetry collection 10 Years in An Open Necked Shirt featuring the lyrics to classic tracks from his albums and more, is one of the UKs biggest selling poetry collections of all time.

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