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Saturday 7th December

The YES Shop

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4 days ago

Empoword

For at least the next six weeks, we've got you! We're working with HOME Slough to bring you #poetryinthepandemic
Twice a week, you can join us to develop your skills via an online workshop or find oDesreee aboBananaSharmaur favourite poets.

Saleha, Desree and BananaSharma are our poetic leviathans of the lockdown, running our workshops and raiding their digital rolodex to bring you amazing guests.

For 'an audience with,' simply head over to @homeslough's Instagram page on a Sunday at 3.

For the workshops, we'll be releasing regular sign up links. The first one is tomorrow (Thurs)!
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These free opportunities have been made possible by Home Slough.
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5 days ago

Empoword

We're working with HOME Slough to bring you #poetryinthepandemic✊ - beDesreeg with a free workshop from power personified Desree on Thursday 2nd April.

Sign up on the link at the bottom of this post and look out for a zoom link on Thursday afternoon. The session starts at 7pm but we'll be online from 20mins before to make sure everyone can log in.

We're thrilled to have Desree leading our first session. She's an award-winning innovator and she's been gracing the Empoword stage from the beginning. Desree is exploring Found Poetry with us. You'll thank yourself for taking part.

Everyone welcome.

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3 weeks ago

Empoword

📢Empoword has been longlisted in the Film🎥 category of the Outspoken Prize for Poetry 2020, for We Walk, written/performed by Desree with videography by Matt Fleming and starring a whole heap of Aik Saath members! Watch it here:
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1 month ago

Empoword

3pm, this Saturday in the YES Shop in the @queensmereobservatorysc we have an #internationalwomensday special.

Our Empoword artists will be sharing their work on the themes of womanhood. Performance spaces available.

A free event, everyone welcome.

#IWD2020 #EmpoWord #poetry #music #rap #slough #whatsoninslough
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2 months ago

Empoword

3pm Saturday 1st February in the YES Shop, Empoword returns - #spokenword #poetry #rap #music on knives. A free event for the community, powered by young people. Performance spots available. ... See MoreSee Less

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📢Watch the @HOMESlough Instagram Live at 3pm to catch Empoword's @saleha_latif with Rebecca and @AizzzOfficial - interviews and performances. Expect 🔥

Join @empowordslough at 3pm tomorrow on the @HOMESlough instagram! #staysafe #stayathome #poetryinthepandemic https://t.co/h19VUQ01Bx

Something unique and inspirational to check out starting tonight! Hosted by one our former youth worker's @saleha_latif @HOMESlough https://t.co/DusXHtEaaO

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