If you’re a young poet, new to writing, or looking to hone your craft, check out our workshops and projects as part of this 2019’s The Last Word Festival.

Storytelling Through Poetry
Ages 11-14, 8 Jun
Have you always been interested in telling stories? Take this chance to work with a professional poet who will help you develop your writing and make your words come alive.
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Exploring Somali Narratives
Ages 18-25, 15-16 Jun
Working with some of the most exciting young British-Somali poets, you will find and develop your own voice through writing and performing during this one-week intensive project. You will have the opportunity to share your work as part of the festival.
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Creative Facilitation for Poets
Ages 18-25, 15-16 Jun
Are you a young poet who’d like to run workshops and classes that inspire people, sharing your love of writing with people from all walks of life?
Spanning two days, this project will feature workshops, discussions and masterclasses on delivering poetry workshops that cater to a range of needs, led by Deanna Rodger.
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