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Vanessa Kisuule

Take Up Space: Vanessa Kisuule

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Join us for our spoken word extravaganza! It’s our closing night and we’ll be celebrating twelve days of festival brilliance in the best possible way!

Witness a whole host of local spoken word queens work their magic on stage. alongside poet in residence, feminist and priest, Ruth Wells. Be wowed by the fantastic, the amazing, the poetic powerhouse that is Vanessa Kisuule! Vanessa has won over ten slam titles, performed all over the world, and has been featured on BBC, Radio1, Radio 4, the Guardian, Ted X to name but a few.

Hosted by the one and only Katy Lockey, this event promises to be an incredible evening so pre-book tickets to avoid disappointment. Entry is pay what you feel. See you there!

Ruth Wells

Ruth is a performance poet, mother, feminist and priest in the Church of England. Ruth especially loves listening to people’s stories over a cup of tea, making poetry accessible and watching rubbish tv.

Felicity Shemoon
The Fat Women’s Charter
Leah Thorn
Manjeet Mann
And more !

This event takes place in The Clearing at Quarterhouse.

Part of Take Up Space Festival.


Mill Bay,
CT20 1BN

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