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Stephen Sexton – If All the World and Love Were Young Book Launch

August 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

‘Every poem in this book is a marvel. Taken all together they make up a work of almost miraculous depth and beauty’ Sally Rooney

Shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best First Collection

When Stephen Sexton was young, video games were a way to slip through the looking glass; to be in two places at once; to be two people at once. In these poems about the death of his mother, this moving, otherworldly narrative takes us through the levels of Super Mario World, whose flowered landscapes bleed into our world, and ours, strange with loss, bleed into it. His remarkable debut is a daring exploration of memory, grief and the necessity of the unreal.

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Date:
August 27
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Website:
eventbrite.co.uk/e/stephen-sexton-book-launch-tickets-68728078533

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No Alibis

Venue

No Alibis
Botanic Avenue
Belfast, BT7 1JL United Kingdom
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