Jacob Sam-La Rose‘s masterclasses are renowned on the spoken word circuit. In collaboration with Apples and Snakes and Verve festival Jacob will be offering a practical masterclass aimed at supporting artists of all levels with managing their work, building systems and workflows for getting work done, and using available technology to support and extend the work they do— with topics ranging from smart and sensible pointers for managing email to building creative knowledge management systems.

Jacob Sam-La Rose’s poetry collection Breaking Silence (Bloodaxe) was shortlisted for a Forward Poetry prize and an Aldeburgh Fenton award, and is a set text for the EMC English Language/Literature A Level. As an artistic director and educator, he is responsible for the Barbican Young Poets programme, Spoken Word Educators (Goldsmiths University), and is widely recognised as a facilitator and supporter of emerging writers. More info

When: Saturday 17th February, 12.30pm – 2.30pm
Where: Waterstones Birmingham, 24-26 High St, Birmingham B4 7SL
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