Word’s A Stage 2024 is Apples and Snakes’ poetic performance development programme aimed at poets aged 21-30. The aim is to bring together emerging talent from this younger demographic to give them the skills and confidence to move forward in their writing and poetry careers. Over the course of eight online workshops participants will work…

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  • Saluting the New Daughters of Africa

    Join us on Friday 7 June at the St Bride Foundation to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the New Daughters of Africa anthology. A special day that brings together leading poets and writers as they discuss their creative journeys, the publishing landscape and offer advice for the next generation of Black British writers. We have…

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  • The Jawdance June image. Each performer can be seen on the same image, top left is Toby campion. They wear a black t-shirt with a gold chain and have a shaved head with no hair. To the right an image of Jay Mitra, they wear a black leather jacket and white t-shirt. They have short organe hair. Bottom left is Stacy Makishi, they wear a long sleeved black jumper and have short black hair in a bob. They wear black gasses. To the right of Stacy is Antonia Jade King, she wears a black jumper with a gold necklace. She has shoulder length brown, curly hair.


    Jawdance is London’s biggest poetry night featuring some of the best names on the Spoken Word scene. With a different line up every month each Jawdance is a unique experience and June is no exception! The next event takes place 7pm, Wednesday 19 June at Rich Mix in London! June’s line up is set to…

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