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A Daughter’s Geography

June 7 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

£12.50

Set to an arresting display of Afrofuturistic jazz, improv, grime & soul from members of Jazz FM award-winners STEAM DOWN, poet Belinda Zhawi as MA.MOYO takes us on a trip through the history of poetry’s Black foremothers via their poetic narrations of  tenderness, strength and activism.

Don’t miss this unique chance to hear the words of poets such as Sonia Sanchez, June Jordan, Ntozake Shange and more performed to this exciting new flavour of genre-bending jazz. With performers including Wonky Logic, Benjamin Appiah, Carli Adams, Brother Portrait, Nadeem Din-Gabisi, Marysia Osuchowska, James Acker and Lorenz Okello Osengor this event honours and celebrates some of the revolutionary womxn poets surrounding the Black Arts movement and reminds us of the resounding importance of their stories today.

 

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Details

Date:
June 7
Time:
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cost:
£12.50
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/jazz/a-daughters-geography/

Organizer

King’s Place
Website:
kingsplace.co.uk

Venue

King’s Place
90 York Way
London, N1 9AG
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Website:
www.kingsplace.co.uk
Jack Petchey FoundationNational Foundation For Youth MusicArts Council England