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Spoken word is a fearless genre full of performers who are speaking out and kicking up. Hollie McNish has reached millions with her YouTube videos. calling out intolerance to immigrants and prejudice to mothers.
Luke Wright is a leading stand-up poet. expect frenetic performance and visceral verse on Westminster rogues and small town tragedies.
Elvis McGonagall’s unique brand of splenetic invective will be familiar to listeners of Radio 4, not suitable for fans of Mr. Cameron. Newcomer Jemima Foxtrot was nominated for the Arts Foundation prize in January 2015. Her poems deal with body image, feminism and the joys and perils of twenty-something city life.