Channel: Poetry | The Guardian
Mark channel Not-Safe-For-Work? cancel confirm NSFW Votes: (0 votes)
Are you the publisher? Claim or contact us about this channel.

Political poetry with Luke Wright and Hollie McNish – books podcast


We put politics, performance and poetry under the lens with spoken-word stars Luke Wright and Hollie McNish

This week we listen in to two performance poets as they examine the personal and the political.

Luke Wright takes a pause from the nationwide tour of his award-winning show What I Learned from Johnny Bevan to tell us why he wanted to explore the fallout from Blair’s Cool Britannia through a poem charting the ups and downs of a friendship begun at university. Hollie McNish explains what drove her to expose the intimacies of childbirth and early motherhood in verse.

Continue reading...

Latest Images

Trending Articles