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The new generation of poets mastering DIY culture

‘A powerful emerging voice on London’s poetry circuit, Siana Bangura is also reaching into publishing more widely, finding ways around the world’s gatekeepers and ‘no’s. Having recently set up her own publishing house, The Haus of Liberated Reading, through which she published her first poetry collection, Elephant, Bangura is making a path for writers who don’t […]

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Here’s the thing about Poetry Events…

I low-key hate attending poetry and spoken word events. I attended a few in the vain hope that I could vibe with the neo-soul, politically aware crowd. It was only after one particularly excruciating night of standing in my platform boots inhaling all that hot air and bluster I said no more! I rebuked these […]

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The London Poet Celebrating Black Britishness

“Politics affects everything; the price of your drink, who is going to see you when you go to a doctor, what you are learning about at school. So, I learnt a long time ago that the personal is political. Everything I do, mainly looks at the intersection between race and gender, is informed by me […]

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BOOK LAUNCH tickets are now ON SALE

Tickets for the launch of ‘Elephant’ are now on sale. Book yours HERE. ‘This is what it’s like to be an elephant I guess. To live forever And to always to always remember.’ ‘Elephant’ is the debut collection of poetry by writer, poet, and performer Siana Bangura. Join us for a night of celebration and […]

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