They get free mobiles… don’t they?

A Banner Theatre Production Saturday 23 February 2008 2.00 pm Highfields Centre Melbourne Road Leicester LE2 ODS Tickets: £5 (waged); £1 (unwaged); free to destitute asylum seekers This multimedia documentary production from Birmingham-based Banner Theatre sets out to counter the vilification of refugees and asylum seekers. Combining music, song, video, film and theatre, it speaks … Continue reading

Showcasing groundbreaking films, authors, poets

Kalabash World presents: Ladbroke Grove FILM WRITE is a monthly film night showcasing groundbreaking films/authors/poets. Free film screenings, incredible authors and poets reading from their recent publications, local filmmakers discussing what brought them to achieve their works and discussions with figures from the community participating. FREE ENTRY 6.30pm-11pm Free Caribbean Food (2nd Tuesday every month) … Continue reading

A Poet’s Arctic Adventure

This December, Leicester writer Siobhan Logan, will be sponsored by the Radio and Space Plasma Physics Group of Leicester University, to visit Tromso in Northern Norway. The trip will be to develop her poem sequence, Colour Catchers, based on myths and images of the Northern Lights. She hopes to meet with scientists studying the aurora … Continue reading