Readings 2005-2009

Staple, Quad, Derby, October 2009

Jacqueline was invited to read as part of the first Staple magazine reading at the Quad in Derby.

Shoreditch Festival, London, July 2009

Around the Word in Shoreditch, staged in a Bedouin tent, as part of the festival, “Earthly Delights” included Pascale Petit, Mimi Khalvati and Jacqueline Gabbitas.
Jacqueline reading at the festival (left) and (right) with Mimi and Anna Robinson, “Earthly Delight”s organizer

North London Poetry Stanza, July 2008

Guest reader at North London Poetry Stanza Group

Rhythm and Muse, Teddington, July 2008

Guest reader at the wonderfull Rhythm and Muse

Poetry Day at Chesterfield Library, June 2008

As part of the Chesterfield Festival, Jacqueline lead a workshop on voice and accent in poetry and in the evening gave a reading with Cathy Grindrod and Myra Schneider. Chesterfield Library, New Beetwell Street, Chesterfield S40 1QN

Waltham Forest Literature Festival, Vestry House Museum, London, May 2008

Reading with: Michael Henry, Stephen Watts, Fawzia Kane, David Floyd, Louisa Hooper and Jacqueline Gabbitas

Irish Centre in Camden, London, May 2008

Six poets reading: Emily Berry, Martyn Crucefix, Abe Gibson, Allison McVety, Myra Schneider and Jacqueline Gabbitas.

Middlesex Literary Festival, London, March 2008

Reading and Q&A about her work along side poet and journalist Sue Hubbard.

Hackney Libraries present: Proposals, Stanford Hill Library, London, February 2008

Readings from Sarah Boyes, Jo Roach, Lee Hensaw, Jae Watson and Jacqueline.

Hearing Eye benefit at the Purple Turtle, London, December 2007

Jacqueline co-organised and hosted a benefit gig for Hearing Eye press. The line-up included poets Stephen Watts, David Floyd, Adrian Brown and music by JJ Crash and Hyld Sims.

Fourth Friday, The Poetry Café, London, November 2007

Fourth Friday is a wonderful reading and listening event — fantastic poetry, new voices, funky music and in a warm and intimate setting.

Poetry on the Lake, Italy, October 2007

Jacqueline was invited to give a workshop on voice ‘The One Thing you Own’ as part of the festival and take part in readings at different vemues during the festival.

Tongues & Grooves, The Florence Arms, Southsea, July

Featured poet, Jacqueline Gabbitas plus live music and open mic.

Split the Lark Festival, Deal, Kent, July 

Reading with John Whitworth, Sophie Hannah, Pat Borthwick and Jacqueline.

Torriano Meeting House, London, April 2007

The home of Hearing Eye and the Torriano Pamphlet series. Hosted by John Rety & Susan Johns.

Brown Bag Reading, Nottingham Trent University
, Nottingham, April 2007

A lunch time reading and talk.

Middlesex University, London, March 2007

Writer for Lunch with Martyn Crucefix and Jacqueline Gabbitas. The two poets will be talking about their work and give a short reading.

Poetry Parlour, Crockatt & Powell Bookshop, London
, March 2007

Reading by John Rety and Jacqueline.

Caliente Salsa Bar, Walthamstow, London, February 2007

Jacqueline shared the stage with three friends, Mary MacRae, Sharon Morris and Mimi Khalvati, and read from her new pamphlet Mid Lands.

Salisbury House, Enfield, London, December 2006

This Little Stretch of Life, anthology reading.

Palmers Green Bookshop, London, December 2006

Images of Women, anthology reading

Crockatt and Powell, London, July 2006

Reading with Mimi Khalvati.

Torriano Meeting House, London, February 2006

Jacqueline main reader at Torriano’s.

The Literary Consultancy National Tour, Derby, October 2005

An Arts Council supported tour taking literary agents, TLC readers, publishers and editors from both large and small presses, to venues across the UK to debate what is going on in the literary marketplace today.Norwood Library, South London, June 2005

Norwood Liberary, South London, 2005

Reading with Fawzia Kane and Anna Robinson to promote the anthology Entering the Tapastry.


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