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Spoken Trend ft. Nafeesa Hamid + Neil Richards

  • The Bulls Head 77 The Green Birmingham, England, B38 8RU United Kingdom (map)

First event of 2019!!

Spoken Trend is a Birmingham based spoken word + poetry event. Giving the opportunity for writers and artists to share and perform their material with like minded people.

Meeting on the last Wednesday of every month, the night includes a variety of both Featured Artist sets and Open Mic slots. Open Mic slots are 5 minutes in duration and become available on the door, on a first come first served basis. There are also a handful of slots available in advance by getting in touch via our Facebook or Twitter Spoken Trend

Featuring this month...

Nafeesa Hamid:
Nafeesa Hamid is a British Pakistani poet and playwright based in Birmingham. She has featured at nights around the UK and has been a performer at TedxBrum. She is published in The Things I Would Tell You (...), a 2017 anthology edited by Sabrina Mahfouz. Her debut collection Besharam is available to purchase from Verve Poetry Press. She is founder and co organiser of Twisted Tongues (Derby/ Bham). She was a finalist in the BBC Edinburgh Fringe Slam 2018.

Neil Richards:
Neil Richards is a Worcester based poet and has been writing for three years. He has been published in Ink Sweat And Tears, Eye Flash and Snakeskin, and has had a pamphlet published by Frosted Fire press. He performs regularly on the open mic circuit, and is reading (along with Shaun Hill, Jack Crowe and James Kierney) at this years Cheltenham Poetry Festival.

Doors 7PM for a 7.30PM start.

£3 Entry.

@ The Bulls Head, 77 The Green, Kings Norton B38 8RU. Accessible via Kings Norton Station (5 min walk), 45, 47 bus routes. Full Parking available.