The Lemn Sissay Phd Scholarship for Care Leavers.

The University of Huddersfield recognises the particular challenges young care leavers face in accessing higher education and is the only University in the country to provide a PhD scholarship specifically Read more [...]

Let There Be Peace and Landmark Poetics in 2014

Today hunting packs of drones  stalk  the skies.  Against a backdrop of World War One commemoration and present-day conflict around   the world, my poem "Let There Be Peace"  will be prominently Read more [...]

On stage 8th October at The Foundling Museum

On 8th October I’ll be on stage at The Foundling Museum in the Court Room where this picture was taken. Please come.   I’ll be reading my poems, giving a talk on my life and showing a film. There’ll Read more [...]

Skateboarders & Southbank Centre Campaign Resolved.

Common Ground in the Undercroft:  Tonight: Minutes before the launch of  Southbank Towers People and Places exhibition by world famous New York based photographer Steve McCurry    the Undercroft Read more [...]

Clear as Black and White. Two Reasons Exhibit B Must be Banned (or Not)

Sara Myers ( or Sar'z Myers)  has petitioned to ban Exhibit-B from The Barbican because, she says, it is “an exercise in white racial privilege”.  At time of writing Myers has 15,000 press-to-send-protestors: Read more [...]