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Jim Saville


A Published poet and author, book critic and editor, shanty singer and performance poet, Jim is often seen around the folk clubs and festivals on both sides of the Pennines. Jim has become well known for his idiosyncratic rendering of poetry by various writers (including himself). Together with Charlie Ipcar in the US Jim has compiled "The Cicely Fox Smith Collection" of over 650 poems which is scheduled for publishing in the US in 2012. This year will also see Jim appearing at Mystic Seaport US giving his renderings of a selection of CFS poetry.

 
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