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Poetry Month
Poetry Month 2021 ambassadors Yasmin Abdel-Magied, Karl Kruszelnicki and Grace Tame. Image courtesy of Red Room Poetry.

August 2021 saw the first ever Poetry Month, an ambitious new initiative and a long overdue national celebration of poetry in all its forms. Pitch created a targeted publicity campaign as well as a social media, stakeholder and ambassador engagement strategy which was executed by the Poetry Month team, in-house. Raising the profile of the new celebration with key media and stakeholders generated awareness of the project and worked to demystify poetry for a broad general audience. Utilising Red Room’s commissioned poems and content, Pitch created a number of key media partnerships who broadcast and promoted this celebration widely.

Services included:

Strategic messaging

Social media strategy

Media strategy + outreach

Campaign coordination