Twitter | Search | |
Free Word
Free Word is an arts organisation that explores the power and politics of words from our London venue.
14,785
Tweets
1,347
Following
16,768
Followers
Tweets
Free Word 11h
An illuminating article on music from journalist
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word retweeted
Joy Francis 14h
's picked up a award last night for , a national inititiave we are a founding partner of with , led by .
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word retweeted
key changes 15h
our mentors provide in hospitals & community for young people & adults experiencing problems, this develops expression, confidence, self-esteem, & promotes & thru pop, rock, & everything in between...
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 20
Listen to "The Ballad of the Blade" by Young People's Poet Laureate for London Momtaza Mehri; a vital, devastating poem told from the perspective of a knife.
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word retweeted
Apples and Snakes Sep 20
"The personal is the political" What's your rallying cry? ❤️ and thanks to winner for sharing theirs at last nights See some the UK's best spoken word artists make their 4-6 Oct
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 19
How is music that reflects the lives of young people on inner-city estates treated in the UK, and what does this say about the censoring of black and brown voices and communities? Join us next Wednesday 7pm for 'UK Drill & Grime - What's the Problem?'
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 19
Do you have a literary project that needs funding? Awards are now open for submissions. Closing date: 5 December 2018.
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 18
This year’s Free Verse Poetry Magazine and Book Fair takes place this Saturday 22 September at with over 90 book stalls of great poetry to choose from:
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 18
Performance poet and Radio 4 regular, Dean Atta, will help you to find your voice at a special poetry workshop at the Margate Bookie literary festival on Saturday 29 September. Tickets £6.
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 17
Join for a morning writing workshop this Thursday (7.15-9am) exploring rebel authors & radical writers. Part of Book now:
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 17
9 days 2 go til our 1st event "UK & - What's the Problem?" An exploration of UK grime music, drill culture & censorship w Grime MC , DJ , Drill Producer & Journalist . Book now:
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 17
The @ForwardPrize judges have read 207 poetry collections to find the best this year. Hear the shortlisted poets read at , London. Tuesday 18 Sept. Book now:
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 17
Indescribable. Unspeakable. Ineffable.
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word retweeted
Comma Press Sep 17
Zoe Wanamaker reads The Student's Tale, as told to writer Helen McDonald, for Refugee Tales Day 7 via
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 14
Our new season is now launched! Some of the most exciting artistic voices today will be exploring our public lives and private fears, from taboos to bodies, Drill and Grime to memoir, and the secret lives of novels. Book now:
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word retweeted
English PEN Aug 16
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word retweeted
The Literary Consultancy Sep 11
Upcoming event: The Secret Life of Writers with guests: & on 6 Nov book your tickets here:
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 10
'I came here today not to be judged but to judge.' Ahmet Altan's courageous defence statement from earlier this year continues to linger in the mind:
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word retweeted
English PEN Sep 7
Excited to announce that award-winning writer, editor, publisher and philanthropist Dave Eggers will deliver this year’s Lecture on 16 December!
Reply Retweet Like
Free Word Sep 10
is changing. Every word has a story, so from now on we'll be bringing you a every Monday with a brief history and a related quote too: You can also sign up here 2 receive it the Friday b4:
Reply Retweet Like