A practical masterclass geared towards supporting artists of all levels who feel they can benefit from support around ways of 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 an 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. http://jacobsamlarose.com/about

Date: Saturday 17th Feb
Time: 12.30pm – 2.30pm
Place: Waterstones Birmingham
Link: http://vervepoetryfestival.com/line-up