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Poet Dean Atta to help make history at UK's first ever book festival dedicated to writers of colour

DEAN ATTA will help make history next month as he joins other acclaimed black authors in the UK’s first ever book festival dedicated to ethnic writers. 273 more words

The Young Empire

Mouthy Workshops: Dean Atta

20th November 2015

The associate Artist programme came finally into being: three great external artists have come to Mouthy and will join the crew for the rest of the year. 534 more words

Poetry

Spending time with Dean Atta is good for your health

I have said this before and I am saying it again: even if libraries had no health and wellbeing information events or indeed other events they have been evaluated as having a positive effect on our lives, improving our mental and emotional wellbeing, making us feel secure, rooted in tradition and spoiled with free access to… 399 more words

Books

Three Naked Bottoms

Here’s a short piece by Keats House poet Anthony Hett titled ‘Three Naked Bottoms’.

Join us on the 29th as Forum returns for another relaxed afternoon of poetry and spoken word, with open mic and performances from our headline poets – Karen McCarthy Woolf and Stephanie Turner: … 10 more words

Keats House

Why Poetry Matters

The love I have for poetry now is completely unexpected given that I spent so many years (mostly during my GCSEs) detesting the art form. I have come to adore it and, more importantly, respect it to the point where I now write my own regularly. 1,135 more words

Politics/News

Lyrix Organix

A short mixed video loop and photos from the live VJ setĀ for the Lyrix Organix show on the 26th February, at the Rich Mix, London. 22 more words

Motion