Thu, 16 Nov|
Stephen Lawrence Research Centre
Poetry for Windrush Workshop- 16th Nov
Free poetry workshops exploring, celebrating and marking the legacy of Britain's Windrush generation.
Time & Location
16 Nov 2023, 18:00 – 20:00
Stephen Lawrence Research Centre, Hugh Aston Building, Richmond St, Leicester LE2 7ED, UK
About the event
Poetry for Windrush FREE Workshops
Join us for an inspiring evening of poetry and creativity at the Poetry for Windrush Workshop!
This in-person event will take place weekly throughout November, starting on Thursday, November 9, 2023 at 18:00 GMT. We are thrilled to invite you to our amazing partner location at The Stephen Lawrence Research Centre at Richmond Street, Leicester, LE2 7ED.
During this workshop, you will have the opportunity to explore the rich heritage and cultural significance of the Windrush generation through the power of poetry. Led by renowned Leicester poets; Carol Leeming MBE and Ty'rone Haughton. These events celebrate the contributions and experiences of those who traveled from the Caribbean to the UK and uses poetry to look deeply into the cultural significance and legacy they have left.
Whether you are an experienced poet or simply have a passion for words, or want to learn more about the Windrush legacy- this workshop is open to all. It promises to be an evening filled with creativity, inspiration, and meaningful connections. Plus free cultural refreshments- everyone's a winner!
Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to be part of the Poetry for Windrush Workshop.
Mark your calendars and join us for an evening of poetic expression and cultural appreciation!
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