Date and Time
Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at 8:00pm
From Lauryn Hill to Lady Dynamite, Mc Lyte to Shystie, Nicki Minaj to Azelia Banks, Estelle to Lisa ‘Left-Eye’ Lopez, the trail-blazing female voices in hip-hop are too far and few between. What might the eloquent voices of the poetry and spoken word movement have to say about hip-hop’s past, present and future? Come chill, and find out at Inua Ellams’ Rhythm And Poetry Party - specially curated for WoW, a nostalgic, no-clutter, no-fuss, straight-up evening of hip-hop inspired poems and favourite hip-hop songs, featuring Warsan Shire, Kat Francois, Hollie McNish, Bridgette Minamore, Deanna Rodger, Talia Randall, Lyric L, Kristiana Rae Colón hailing from Chicago, New York’s Aja Monet and Guardian music journalist Kieran Yates.
With Vjay: Zainab Adamu and Djay: Marsha Smith.
9th March 2013