Saturday, 27 October 2012

Advance notice - Sheffield Quakers will be hosting an afternoon with the work of Quaker poet UA Fanthorpe in February. This event is open to the public and we are pleased that UA Fanthorpe's partner Rosie Bailey, a Quaker who offers courses at Woodbrooke on UAF's life and work, is visiting us to talk about the poet. U A Fanthorpe's poems express the spiritual honesty, humility and humour of a Quaker outlook on life. There will soon be a copy of her Selected Poems in Central Meeting House library.

Saturday February 2nd 2013
2 - 4.30pm


An afternoon with the work of Quaker poet

U A Fanthorpe

·       Speakers: Rosie Bailey –    biographer and partner
                           Elizabeth Sandie -author of a critical study of her poems 
·       Discussion and questions

Requested donation of £3 (coffee/tea included)

Quaker Meeting House
10 St James Street, Sheffield S1 2EW
0114 2757390
(disabled access and hearing loop available)

Bookings (advance notice of group bookings appreciated)
Pay at door, or contact: Roger Ellis or 0114-2499378