Archive
Tag "poetry competition"

What Happens When you Give Video Cameras to Poets? (with Jo Colley)

As we prepare for the third annual Read Our Lips Filmpoem Competition, north-east coordinator Kirsten Luckins has a chat with the first ever winner, Jo Colley. Details of how to enter your filmpoem into this year’s competition can be found at the bottom of the page.

You won the 2013 Read Our Lips with ‘Dream On.’ Had you made many filmpoems before that one?
I had made two or three film poems before this one – but then there was a gap, and really I had lost confidence. The

Read More

An extract from October’s London Snakebasket

This is an extract from October’s London Snakebasket, to view the full version, click here.

Welcome to the all-new, streamlined, altogether snakier Snakebasket. Fewer words to wade through. How ironic. Isn’t wading through words what we’re all about?

So, in a nutshell, October turns to SPIN on the 6th at Tara Arts before we team up with Renaissance One for a Creative Salon at Rich Mix – that’s on the 9th. Then we’re presenting Richard Tyrone Jones’ Big Heart, a fun-to-be-at show about heart failure, on the

Read More