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Future Poets' Festival FREE
Part of Birmingham Book Festival
Developed by Writing West Midlands in partnership with mac and Ideas Tap funded by Clore Duffield Literature and Poetry Awards
If you would like to experience Installation Poetry, Digital Poetry, Poetweets, Film-Poetry, Slam Poetry, Spoken Word, Written and Performance Poetry, to hear from industry experts and professional poets then this is for you.
With the support of professional poets and industry experts a group of 16-19yr olds from the West Midlands have created and designed the Future Poets’ Festival.
The Festival offers a programme of workshops, exhibitions, installations, screenings, games, an open mic and performances from some of the best performance poets in the UK. Featuring Polar Bear, John Berkavitch, Jodi Ann Bickley, Al Hutchins, Musa Okwonga, Bohdan Piasecki, Kim Trusty plus many more...
Future Poets’ Festival is on Saturday 4th August 2012 at mac from 12noon until 6pm and is completely free.
You can register your interest or turn up on the day. For more information: www.futurepoetsfestival.com
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