Poems about autism
Janine takes the Disaffected Middle-aged Women to this excellent event ...
Celebrating the culture and unique talents of people with invisible disabilities, such as autism, ADHD, dyslexia, dyspraxia and synaesthesia, this groundbreaking show will feature spoken word, comedy and live performance art by highly acclaimed artists with invisible disabilities.
Venue: Rich Mix London, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 6LA
Join Janine, Paul Wady, Alain English, Jason Why and possibly others for an evening of autistic entertainers asking for your solidarity no your sympathy.
The Disaffected Middle-aged Women will be featuring in Janine's performance.
Venue: Tea House Theatre, 139 Vauxhall Walk, London SE11 5HL
Video of Janine performing at NeurodiVERSE, an evening of autistic poetry in Leeds on 22 November 2017.
It includes the poems:
- Being Normal
- Manifesto from Behind the Mask
- No Autistics Here
- Mostly Hating Tories
- BoJo Logic
- Night Tube
- Disaffected Middle-aged Women
Still believe autistic people "don't get metaphors"? Think again.
Welcome to an evening of autistic poetry! Enjoy features from 4 fantastic autistic poets. Outspoken activists, geeky polymaths, stereotype smashers and weird wordsmiths Janine, Crake, Fay and Sez will take you on a neuroatypical poetical journey.
£3 entry or £2 concession (eg, low income, no questions asked just pay what you can afford)
Janine joins Annette Foster, Paul Wady and Alain English in presenting an hour of life on the autistic spectrum from the inside in a wondrous, hectically humourous and moving celebration of neurodiversity in all it's forms.
11th -19th August
Venue: Bar 50, 50 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1NE