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The Sun Rises on The Midnight Run

The Sun Rises on The Midnight Run

Lateisha Davine Lovelace-Hanson talks to us about her experience of the sunset-to-sunrise poetic tour of London that is the Midnight Run. While most of us slept, she reclaimed the city streets.

At the time of writing it’s Friday 24th July – 5 days after the epic London Midnight Run that saw the journey of 140 people walk the concrete streets of London in an arts filled, dusk to dawn experience!

But where and how do I start writing about an experience unlike any other? I cast my thoughts back to …

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Running up to the Epic London Midnight Run

Wow, tomorrow night I will be taking part in my first Midnight Run (MNR), as both Artist and participant.

So, what is this Midnight Run? I hear you say.  It’s the brain child of Inua Ellams, a ‘walking, night-time, arts-filled, cultural journey through a city’. Who is it for? ‘a typical Midnight Runner has a healthy sense of adventure and seeks experiences beyond the mainstream’. What happens exactly? ‘Our idea is to reclaim the streets of a city, to dispel the idea of ‘danger

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Home Cooking: Wrd Prty // Let’s Talk Heritage

Lateisha Davine Lovelace-Hanson explores what heritage and legacy means to a multi-cultural community in our latest Home Cooking poetry podcast.

“WRD PRTY // LET’S TALK HERITAGE is a recorded coming together from my home in Deptford, South-East London of people who make my personal and creative community. Putting forward our collective ideas of our multiple personal heritages. Exploring legacy, family and culture we share poetry, stories and memories as we delve into what the word heritage actually means to us, as 20 somethings going about life in racialised British society. …

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