Posts Tagged: Rich Mix

Steven J Fowler (via Greg Freeman, Write Out Loud)

English PEN Modern Literature Festival 2017

Saturday 1 April 2017 Venue One, Rich Mix, near Brick Lane, London 2pm / 4pm / 7.30pm Entrance is free but please consider joining PEN or making a donation On 1 April 2017, 30 UK-based writers, poets, novelists, playwrights and artists will join English PEN and the Enemies Project for the second English PEN Modern Literature

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Crossing borders website

Crossing Borders – Uniting Rhythms

English PEN and Arts Canteen have come together to bring you an evening of spoken word and music with a focus on freedom of expression surrounding the issues of  identity, art, music and free speech. Featuring: Virtuoso Syrian Kanun player Maya Youssef; Sudanese-Italian singer Amira Kheir; British Iranian singer and tombak player Somaya; Afghan singer-songwriter

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Freedom of Speech. Copyright Walt Jabsco

Crossing Borders

Take a journey through the big issues of 2015 at a day of talks, debate and performance English PEN and Rich Mix present a day of talks, music and performance with an exciting line up of writers and musicians. We’ll be looking back at some of the biggest issues of 2015. It’s been a year

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Poets 24 Apr line up

Poetry and Protest

Join English PEN for a night of poetry, music celebrating how literature and activism can come together.  Featuring poets James Byrne, Sophie Mayer, Laila Sumpton, Aoife Mannix and Sonority Turner. Hosted by Shane Solanki. The evening will highlight PEN’s campaign for the release of imprisoned Cameroonian poet Enoh Meyomese and celebrate the publication ‘Jail Verse: Poems from Kondengui Prison’,

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