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 2007
Featured poet, Jacqueline Gabbitas plus live music and open mic.
Split the Lark Festival, Deal, Kent, July 2007
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.