Poem Brut IX at Rich Mix, London : November 10th 2018
A remarkable night of performances in London, poet-artists from across the UK, Europe and the Americas descended on Rich Mix for a unique literary event that celebrated the visual, visceral, messy, handwritten and colourful in poetic performance - a dozen new live poetry pieces made for the night from those exploring alternate ways of making literature.
Featuring new work from Susanna Crossman, Nathan Walker, Sarah Dawson, Karen Sandhu, Martin Wakefield, Arturo Desimone, Alban Low & Kevin Acott, Dovydas Laurinaitis. James Caley and Abi Palmer.
This is the 9th Poem brut event and the final happening of this programme. View all online Brut here https://www.3ammagazine.com/3am/index/poetry/
On the performances:
Sarah Dawson wants to negotiate a new etiquette for touching the poem object. This will connect her two modes of working: the intricate and the gestural. sarah-dawson.co.uk
A debut collective performance of Martin Wakefield's rhetorical combinatorics.
Black inky narratives seep through life-size paper. New work from Alban Low and Kevin Acott's recent art residency at The Grove in Bury St Edmunds. #EastAngliaNoir
Abi Palmer is navigating the space between land and water, out-of-body experience and too-much-gravity. The outcome of a year spent exploring bathtubs and rehabilitation facilities, find out more at www.abipalmer.com.
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