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Send My Roots Rain: a poetry retreat

First broadcast Saturday 15 May


Join our poetry retreat from wherever you are in the world.

Watch live on Saturday 15 May or choose your own time for retreat and watch the recorded sessions later.


10.00   Pádraig Ó Tuama - Opening to language: a liturgy in poetry

10.15   Malcolm Guite – Seasons, Saints and Psalms: a poetry reading

10.45   Helen Wilcox – George Herbert and his Poetic Roots

11.15   Break

11.30   Pádraig Ó Tuama – Saved by the Sonnet: a poetry reading

12.00   Mark Oakley – Living and Dying with Mary Oliver and Helen Dunmore

12.30   Lunch break

13.45   Rachel Mann and Jay Hulme in conversation – Transforming Christian Poetry

14.15   Roger Wagner – Walking on Water: Poetry and images

14.45   Malcolm Guite – Roots and Refreshment: A poetic meditation

15.00   Finish


Sponsored by Sarum College

Sarum College has varied programmes of learning on theology, the arts and human flourishing. Visit our calendar of courses and events for details.  

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Tickets are £15, or £10 for Church Times subscribers. A link to watch the recording will be included with your ticket.

Questions? Contact events@hymnsam.co.uk.


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