A call out to poets and musicians for a workshop held in 1978. This flyer documents a quarterly poetry magazine that was produced here, sold for a mere 15p at reception.
One of the Liverpool poets to perform at BAC, Brian Patten was a contemporary of Roger McGough, featuring alongside him and Adrian Henri in the iconic 1967 'The Mersey Sound' anthology.
Weekly Wednesday poetry meetings at BAC.
A showcase brought to BAC by the National Theatre, including the poetry and prose of Harold Pinter.
A flyer for the Rock Poets at BAC in 1977, with a handy form for poetry lovers.
A flyer for the Troubadour Coffee House poets. The Troubadour remains a much loved landmark of the London poetry scene nestled away in Old Brompton Street.
Covering all the bases, this was a night of "lyrical, physical, mystical, magical, new wave, old wave, urban jungle, country roots, stunning, cunning poetry".
Scottish humourist, song-writer and poet Ivor Cutler presenting work at BAC.