Joolz is the mc at an open poetry event Love Don't Live Here Anymore, taking place at Bradford Central Library. Anyone signed up to read gets five minutes on stage. Fri 19, 7.30pm, pounds 2. 01274 753666.
Welsh poet Gillian Clarke reads from her latest collection Five Fields, at the Voice Box, RFH, SE1. Tues 16, 7.30pm, pounds 4/pounds 2.50. 0171-960 4242.
Fiona MacCarthy continues the Archetypes in Literature series with 'Adulterous Queens', examining shifting perceptions of Guinevere; Voice Box, RFH, SE1. Thurs 18, 7.30pm, pounds 4/pounds 2.50. 0171-960 4242.
Ali Smith, author of Free Love and Other Stories, reads from her work at UEA Studio, UEA. Tues 16, 7pm, pounds 3.50/pounds 2. 01603 592810.Reuse content