Saturday 6 May, 2017
11am - 5pm
Union 105 (East Street Arts), 105 Chapeltown Road, Chapeltown, Leeds LS7 3HY
Price: £15 (£12 Inscribers)
For an engaging and provoking poetry workshop with Nick Makoha, winner of the Brunel University African Poetry Prize 2015. His second pamphlet, The Second Republic, was published in the African Poetry Book Fund’s Seven New Generation African Poets series. He toured the UK with his solo show My Father & Other Superheroes. His debut collection Kingdom of Gravity is named for his Brunel prize-winning poem, and is published by Peepal Tree Press.
"...the poems are framed between the contrary pulls of attachment and flight, exile and longing. At their heart is an unwavering curiosity about how people behave in extreme situations, and what this reveals about our common human capacities..."
Join us for a stimulating day to stretch and flex your poetry writing muscles. (Book online)
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