Poets of London's Growing List of Poetry Cities

Amsterdam
Ankara
Antwerp
Athens
Belgrade
Berlin
Bilbao
Birmingham
Bristol
Boston

Bucharest
Budapest
Buenos Aires
Calgary
Canberra
Cape Town
Cardiff
Chicago
Copenhagen
Delft
Delhi
Dubai
Durham
Fes
Istanbul
Lisbon
Liverpool
Los Angeles
Madrid
Manchester
Melbourne
Milan
Moscow
Munich
New York
Nottingham
Odessa
Paris
Pittsburgh
Rome
Salzburg
Seoul
Stockholm
Sydney
Tokyo
Toronto
Vienna
Warsaw
Washington DC
Wellington
Wells
Zurich

Poets and poetry lovers from other cities who are visiting London are warmly invited to join Poets of London at Waterstone's Gower Street and to participate in our workshops, projects and events.

Poets of London also particularly welcome poetic eyes from other cities. We warmly invite you to email us using the Poets of London alphabetical list of cities above.





The Poetic City
The Poets of London Poetry Project

THIS is LONDON

View from Waterloo Bridge
The Thames and Parliament, looking west, from
Waterloo Bridge.

Copyright
© 2002, 2003, 2004 Sally Crawford.
All rights reserved.

Posted 11 December 2002


Reducing Traffic in Theory and Practice: From Europe to Bloomsbury

Cities should be defined as 'living space, not as slowly moving car parks'.

'We have had our love affair with the car. It is now time to have a love affair with the city'.


Professor Phil Goodwin, Centre for Transport Studies, University College London.



© with acknowledgements to UCL Bulletin

'Towards more Poetic Cities': is a project for you if you live in, work in or are visiting London. Poets of London would love to publish your ideas and suggestions on how to make cities more poetic. We will also be happy to hear about the 'poetry of the everyday': examples of the poetic from your home or work cityscape.

Ideas can be expressed as briefly as you like.
- - - - (your named city) needs - - - - (your suggestion).
- - - - (your name city) does not need - - - - (your suggestion)
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Send ideas and/or suggestions to Poets of London.


Please submit contributions in the body of an email not as an attachment. The copyright of everything thus published on the site remains the author's but Poets of London reserves the right to edit or not to publish contributions.

When contributions to the site reach a critical mass Poets of London will forward them to the Mayor of London's Office.

Send to: PoeticCities@poetsoflondon.com
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Alternatively, of course, if you wish to send your ideas and suggestions for 'Towards more poetic cities' privately, send them direct to the Mayor: Ken Livingstone, Mayor of London at london.gov.uk






 

 

























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