World-class spoken word showcase at Hay Festival 2018

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Question: How can you see a huge variety of world-class spoken word events in different venues all on the same day?  Answer: Take a trip out to the Hay Festival.

In just one day, at this two-week festival I saw MOBO award-winning poet and musician Akala talk about both Homer’s Odyssey and British race and class issues. I heard specially commissioned Poetic responses to Gustav Klimt from Jo Bran...

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With Hay imminent, does the world need another Literature Festival?  The answer appears to be yes as Ways with Words lands at Opera Holland Park from 18th - 20th May 2012.  The line up includes Jung Chang, A.S. Byatt, Andrew Marr, P.D. James, Owen Jones and many others.  There do not appear to be...

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