Emily Maguire: poetry and song in Manchester

Emily MaguireAcclaimed singer-songwriter Emily Maguire will present an evening of poetry and song at Chapter One Books in Manchester on Saturday 17 November.

To celebrate the launch of ‘Meditation Mind,’ a new book of poetry inspired by her Buddhist practice, Emily is performing a series of intimate gigs  across the country, reading her poems and singing songs on acoustic guitar, accompanied by her husband Christian Dunham on double-bass.

The event at Chapter One Books is  sponsored by Kagyu Dechen Buddhism North West and is in aid of Kagyu Ling Buddhist Centre.

There is no charge for entry. The concert starts at 7.30pm. If you’d like to go along,register in advance on Eventbrite where you’ll also find more information.

Emily – singer, songwriter, composer, poet, multi-instrumentalist and mental health advocate – has produced five albums and two books. Her thought-provoking lyrics, supremely expressive vocals and spellbinding live performances have won her fans across the globe.

With a remarkable, inspiring story to tell, Emily has been featured many times on Radio 2 and Radio 4.