Carol Leeming MBE FRSA headlined a popular Speech Bubble Poetry Event 9th December 2019 , this a regular event held at Loughborough University in the Students Union building. The Event has two professional poets to headline (the other professional poet was Jamie Thrasivolou) and slots for Creative Writing Students of the University and an Open Mic for other Poetry Spoken Word Guests.
Carol read poems from her sold out debut chapbook The Declamations of Cool Eye, as well as new poems from here forthcoming book The Eclipse of Dread due to be launched published by Dare to Diva in 2020. With a range of poems covering food, football, the elements and the the season of autumn, all of which was very well received by the audience,
The Speech Bubble Event was curated by a Student Fellowship Winner Ames, the event was well supported by an keen attentive younger audience, along with exciting Leicester poets Richard Bowers (Modern) Cathi Rae (Your Cleaner Hates You) to published by new publisher Soulful Group Publishing.The event was well supported also by Loughborough University Staff Nick Slater Director of Arts, along with Kerry Feathersone Creative Writing Lecturer