What's On

London

SPINE | Exam Advice Drop In

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It’s a lesser known fact that stress can actually be helpful, as it can motivate us to work harder than […]

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London

SPINE | Words and Arts Workshop

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Get creative using poetry, creative writing and visual arts with SPINE Festival Artists in Residence poet Emma McGordon and visual […]

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London

SPINE | Poetry Comics

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Led by manga illustrator Irina Richards and poet and performer Rue Gumbochuma, this exciting session is all about writing poems […]

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London

SPINE | Photography and Words

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Join Katie Greenall for a creative session using photography and creative writing to explore who we are and the lives we lead. […]

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London

SPINE | Book Art Exhibition

Thursday 7 - Monday 18 March

Hidden amongst the Teen collection, discover Bookart, pieces created by our Teen book groups and inspired by books that have […]

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London

Jawdance

Wednesday 20 March, 7.30pm

Come and join us for London’s biggest spoken word night! An institution of the London spoken word scene, Jawdance brings you […]

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South East

Trope: Hope

Friday 22 March, 7.30pm

Trope brings together spoken word artists, musicians, poetry films and open mic features. But there’s a twist… each Trope has a […]

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London

SPINE | Family Day: Creative Writing Workshop

Saturday 23 March, 10.30am - 12pm

Spoken word artist Shareefa Energy is facilitating this intergenerational creative writing workshop. Explore avenues encouraging positive mental health in this […]

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London

SPINE | Hands On!

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From palm reading to genetics, identity to heritage, what do our hands say about us? Make some animation and poetry […]

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Midlands

Lyrical Lunch with The Last Poets

Thursday 28 March, 12 - 2pm

Join Michelle Hubbard in conversation with The Last Poets: Umar Bin Hassan, Abiodun Oyewole and Donn Babatunde. Catch a quick poem […]

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Midlands

Hit the Ode: March

Friday 29 March, 7.30pm

Hit the Ode is a unique performance poetry night bringing world-class spoken word artists to the heart of Birmingham. One […]

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London

SPINE | Living Lyrics

Tuesday 5 - Sunday 31 March

Living Lyrics is an exhibition of portraits of Key Changes‘ artists by renowned filmmaker and photographer Sam Strickland. These striking […]

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North

DiVerse #13

Wednesday 3 April, 7pm

A monthly spoken word night for unheard and under-represented voices in Teesside. DiVerse features special guests and open mic performers […]

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