La Journée d’la Poésie – Poetry Day

October 10th, 2010

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La Journée d’la Poésie – Poetry Day

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See National Poetry Day for poetry events in the UK. For Jersey, there’s plenty of poetry available on the Pages Jèrriaises – or why not browse a Jèrriais book or magazine?

The first book printed in Jèrriais was Rimes et Poésies Jersiaises (1865), a collection of classic verse collected from newspapers, almanacs and pamphlets.

And here are some poems about poetry: