First Thursday: Nicky Arscott & Eric Ngalle Charles

Thursday 2nd March, 7pm
Chapter Arts, Cardiff

Poetry Wales presents an edition of First Thursday at Chapter Arts, Cardiff with  Eric Ngalle Charles and Nicky Arscott. Their performances will be followed by the traditional FT open mic.

Eric Ngalle CharlesEric Ngalle Charles is a poet, playwright and novelist. His play ‘My Mouth Brought Me Here was showcased at the South Bank Centre in 2016. His most recent book is a novel Asylum and his memoirs are coming out in 2017 from Parthian. He runs Black Entertainment Wales. Eric has poems in the Winter 2016/2017 issue of Poetry Wales.




Nicky Arscott is a poet and artist based in Llanbrynmair. She has an MA in Creative Writing from the University of Texas at Austin. Her poetry comics have been published in INK BRICK, New Welsh Review and Nashville Review and will be exhibited at MOMA Wales in September. Her poetry comics appear in the Spring 2016 and Spring 2017 issues of Poetry Wales.

Nicky Arscott