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

Poetry

Mine, and occasionally others'.

Election Night Poetry Performance: Mostly Hating Tories at Technically Speaking

Submitted by Janine on 22 March 2015 at 17:40
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Janine will be the feature poet at May's Technically Speaking, with a general election night theme of Mostly Hating Tories! It takes plance in the lovely, comfortable lounge at the Leyton Technical, 265B Leyton High Road.

Tickets: £2 in advance, £3 on the door: advance tickets are available behind the bar.

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Ranting / Zines at the Trotwood

Submitted by Janine on 15 March 2015 at 09:49
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Then at the Betsey Trotwood, Farringdon, London from 7.30pm:
Janine Booth, Surfin Dave, Emma Jones, Bridget Minamore, Tim Wells entertain with a special punky singlaong from Laura 'Angry' Anderson.
In the main bar.

... before which, from 5pm - 7pm ... Miki Berenyi, Joe England and Tim Wells talk zines at a zine workshop 
Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, London EC1R 3DA (opposite the Trotwood)
£5 

RMT's Got Talent

Submitted by Janine on 13 March 2015 at 11:15
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Performances from RMT members to raise funds for our strike fund and for Rainbow International LGBT Solidarity Fund.

Leytonstone ex-Services Club, Harvey Road, E11.

Syllabary

Submitted by Janine on 22 February 2015 at 14:08

I try to move from A to B
But I may have to wait and see
That bloke don't cause me jeopardy
'E'll burn my flamin' effigy
Hey chum, I'm not a popinjay
And I don't want no grief, OK?
A lemon opal fruit, ten p?
These queues are stressful, I want tea
You see that rubbish on TV?
Double your excess - why, chimpanzee?

Poetry Performance at Solidarity with Kurdish women: All the Rage social / fundraiser

Submitted by Janine on 16 February 2015 at 14:58
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Women in Workers' Liberty are holding a socialist feminist conference on Saturday 28 February in London, and as part of that are hosting a social in the evening at The Union Tavern in King's Cross. There will be have spoken word poetry from Michelle Madsen, Janine Booth and Emily Harrison, feminist folk music from Karina Knight and "Thought Plane Theatre", a performance project from an interactiv