Former National Poetry Slam Champion, Pete “the Temp” Bearder, brings to life the poetic movements that have shaped history. Find out why wordsmiths have always been vilified, feared and revered, from the ballad singers and Beat poets, to the icons of dub, punk and hip hop.
‘a fantastic piece of work’
‘A charming wild rumpus of a ride – part lecture, part performance and utterly engaging.’
‘A hugely popular event, the audience was constantly engaged and immersed’
(Raise the Bar)
Location: Turner Contemporary
Date: Friday 3 June 2022