WRITING REGGAE

Linton Kwesi Johnson

Tues 16 April, 7.45pm

All Saints Centre, Lewes 

Linton Kwesi Johnson charts the history of poetics in reggae alongside the evolution his own career as a poet and musician. Illustrated throughout with tracks selected by LKJ.

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REDDER

Fri 26th April, 7.45pm

Lewes All Saints Centre

Little Red Riding Hood is 66 and looking for love! In this fantastical one woman show, poet Gus Watcham turns the fairy tale upside down and shakes out all the bits to create a disturbed and darkly humorous psychodrama for our times. Directed by Mark C. Hewitt

Part of LLL's Outside Eye series of events. 

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Poetry Small Group Seminars

Led by Mimi Khalvati.

A popular course of holistic poetry seminars with the emphasis on continuity and developing work in progress. The next season of workshops begins on Saturday March 9th and continues through Saturdays 20th April and 18th May.

Mimi's courses are aimed at experienced poets and are frequently oversubscribed; however, sometimes there are a couple of places available. Poets interested should contact LLL direct.

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Video footage

Billy Bragg at Penned Up

In March 2017, LLL ran its third festival in a prison at HMP Erlestoke in Wiltshire. Guests included Levi Roots and novelist Kit de Waal.

See video footage on the Weston College website of Billy Bragg at the 2017 Penned Up festival by clicking on the link below. (Weston College is the formal education provider at HMP Erlestoke and helped host the festival.) 

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POLSKA BY THE SEA

a boxed set of original postcards

Following Lewes Live Lit's photographic installation at Eastbourne Station, the collection of 24 postcards that accompanied Lisa Barnard's large hanging portaits can now be bought online as a boxed set.

See the complete collection of cards by visiting Artistic Director Mark Hewitt's website: www.mchblank.co.uk Home » Galleries » Polska by the Sea » postcards

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Poetry Small Group Seminars [copy]

Led by Mimi Khalvati.

A popular course of holistic poetry seminars with the emphasis on continuity and developing work in progress. The next season of workshops begins on Saturday March 9th and continues through Saturdays 20th April and 18th May.

Mimi's courses are aimed at experienced poets and are frequently oversubscribed; however, sometimes there are a couple of places available. Poets interested should contact LLL direct.

Find out more »