Marxist. Trade Unionist. Socialist-feminist. Author. Poet. Speaker. Tutor. RMT ex-Exec. Workers' Liberty. Autie. Bi. PUFC fan.


Mine, and occasionally others'.

'Stand Up And Spit' at the Poetry Library, South Bank Centre, London

Submitted by Janine on 26 August 2015 at 20:46
Event Date

It's Tim Wells, it's Emily Harrison, it's me - and it's free!

At the Poetry Library, Southbank Centre, London SE1

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Ranting verse sprang from punk and reggae in the early 1980s.

This grassroots poetry was angry, political, sweary, boozy and funny – a predecessor of the vibrant spoken word of today.

We Shall Overcome: performing poetry in Nunhead!

Submitted by Janine on 26 August 2015 at 20:28
Event Date

The Ivy House, 40 Stuart Road, Nunhead, London SE15 3BE
15 min walk from Brockley Overground station
343 bus from Peckham Rye Overground or Elephant and Castle or New Cross Gate

WSO is a national (and now international) weekend of live events in opposition to austerity and in celebration of not giving up.