News and Events

Gift an Acumen Subscription & Inspire Joy through Verse.

Gift an Acumen Subscription & Inspire Joy through Verse.

Stuck for a holiday or birthday present? Why not give someone a year’s subscription to Acumen so they can enjoy contemporary verse and be inspired by new poetry. Subscribe here. Acumen publishes a wide range of contemporary poetry - each issue contains new poems from...

read more

Poetry reading 24 Oct, Clerkenwell, London

Acumen poet Martyn Crucefix's new collection of poems is being published by Salt. He will be reading – with two other Salt poets, Becky Varley Winter and Elisabeth Sennitt-Clough – on the evening of 24th October upstairs at The Betsey Trotwood pub in Clerkenwell...

read more
Thank you for joining our celebration of Acumen 106

Thank you for joining our celebration of Acumen 106

Thank you to everyone joining and contributing to the Acumen 106 Celebration, it was a delight to see over 85 people from across the world listening so attentively, and for the conversation, discussion and excellent poetry readings. We were delighted to welcome people...

read more

Acumen Poets read at a Poetry and Music Evening

Thursday, 28 September 2023 Acumen Poets read at a Poetry and Music Evening…. Bell House, 27 College Road, Dulwich, London, SE21 7BG More details and tickets link here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/poetry-and-music-tickets-688922173767?aff=oddtdtcreator The...

read more

Two events for your diary

Friday 1st September 2023 An online celebration of Acumen 106….. There will be readings from some poets in the issue, discussion with fellow poets, essay writers, and the editor and interviews editor. The event will be virtual, held on Zoom, with national and...

read more
Book your tickets for: 1st September 2023

Book your tickets for: 1st September 2023

An online celebration of Acumen 106..... There will be readings from some poets in the issue, discussion with fellow poets, essay writers, and the editor and interviews editor. The event will be virtual, held on Zoom, with national and international writers. Do join...

read more
Thank you for joining the celebration of Acumen 105

Thank you for joining the celebration of Acumen 105

Thank you to everyone joining and contributing to the Acumen 105 Celebration, it was a delight to see over 70 people from across the world  listening so attentively, and for the conversation, discussion and excellent poetry readings.

read more