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We Belong Here: poems on the state of the nation (Full version)

Eight of the UK’s best poets and spoken word artists read out one of their works on ‘state of the nation’ themes. The artists discuss their work, the work of others, and how important poetry and spoken word is at uncertain times.


Featuring: Lemn Sissay, Hollie McNish, Raymond Antrobus, Joelle Taylor, Salena Godden, Sabrina Mahfouz, Jack Underwood, Madi Maxwell-Libby


Poems Featured:


Salena Godden ‘Titanic’

Joelle Taylor ‘No Man’s Land’

Hollie McNish ‘Banana Baby’ (not available online)

Madi Maxwell-Libby ‘Kids Coins Cuts’

Raymond Antrobus ‘Echo’ (Extract)

Jack Underwood ‘An Avoidance’

Sabrina Mahfouz ‘Sanctions Should Be Kept At The UN’

Lemn Sissay ‘Belong’ (Extract)



Posted by Poetical Tv on April 3, 2017 at 2:53 PM 222 Views

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