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SPINE Festival - Introducing Lewisham Artist in Residence Adam Kammerling

SPINE Festival – Introducing Lewisham Artist in Residence Adam Kammerling

Spoken word artist Adam Kammerling gives us an insight into his work and what he has planned for SPINE Festival at Catford Library in Lewisham.

Google Maps is a liar. Google Maps told me, despite being given all the correct information, that Catford Library is in Halfords. I stepped onto the industrial estate and thought to myself — ‘Well this is a slightly dystopian setting for a library. An island of peaceful learning in a heaving ocean of trade and capitalism. Interesting.’

But it turns out Catford Library is not …

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January Snakebasket Extracts

These are extracts from January’s Snakebaskets. Sign up here to receive the whole message!

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From London Coordinator Russell
Gosh, can you believe it’s 2013? When I was a lad, there was a TV programme called Space: 1999, in which glamorous aliens underwent full-body molecular transformation in the time in takes you or me to make a cup of tea. A neat link, there, to The Rememberers, Kenny Baraka’s spectacular sci-fi spoken-word show. Imagine if you knew all the accumulated knowledge of your ancestors. (Think how full …

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An extract from September’s South East Snakebasket

This is an extract from September’s South East Snakebasket, to view the full version, click here.

Hello, September is upon us and the wise folk say that the nights are drawing in and soon we’ll be huddled round the fireside for warmth and comfort, but in my book that just means more time to share our wild and wonderful words of wisdom!

Apples and Snakes South East have plenty going on this month, starting with a supporting role in Wise Words Festival in Canterbury, where Lemn Sissay will be

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