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Nikita Gill
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Rakaya Fetuga
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Troy Cabida
Jinhao-xie
Jinhao Xie

SLAM! You’re Gonna Wanna Hear This

Nikita Gill, Rakaya Fetuga, Troy Cabida and Jinhao Xie

Friday, 3 April 2020

4:00pm

1 hour

Oxford Martin School: Seminar Room

£8

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Join poetry sensation Nikita Gill and guests for this special SLAM! event, Rakaya Fetuiga, Troy Cabida and Jinhao Xie. Hear her and these incredible up-and-coming poets as they perform their poems and share tips on how you can make your own poetry brilliant. Come with ears, hearts and minds and prepare for a life-changing experience.

Gill is a British-Indian writer, poet and artist. She has a large online following and is an ambassador for National Poetry Day. Her books include Great Goddesses: Life Lessons for Myths and Monsters and Wild Embers.

Fetuga is a performance poet and winner of the Roundhouse Poetry Slam 2018 and the Spread the Word Poetry Prize 2017. Cabida is a producer for the open mic night Poetry and Shaah.  His debut pamphlet, War Dove, was published by Bad Betty Press in 2020. Xie performed a TEDx talk about searching for various meanings of truth and won the inaugural Asia House Poetry Slam.

Age: young adult

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FT Weekend Oxford Literary Festival sponsors, donors & partners

FT Weekend Title partner BBC World Service International radio partner Oxford Martin School Festival ideas partner Bodleian Libraries Festival cultural partner University of Oxford New College Jewish Book Week Partner of Jewish programme Italian Embassy Supporter of Italian programme Irish Embassy, London Supporters of the Irish programme MIT Press MIT Press. Sponsors of the programme of American literature and culture The Dorchester Hotels Collection Festival London hotel partner Blackwell’s Festival on-site and online bookseller Princeton University Press British Academy Festival academic partner Ian and Carol Sellars Emily Rose and James Marrow Lady Hatch Patron donor for the programme of Irish literature and culture George Warren Mary and Cecil Quillen Worcester College Worcester College Lincoln College Lincoln College St Hilda’s College 11th St Hilda's day at the festival St Cross College St Cross College: Festival college partner. All facilities generously donated to the festival The Feathers Hotel Woodstock Macdonald Bear Hotel Woodstock Critchleys HM Government of Gibraltar Festival green room sponsor Felicity Bryan Associates Conference Oxford Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies University of Oxford Alumni Office Alumni Office Said Business School Bear Ram Elk Festival Digital Strategy & Web Design BBC Radio Oxford Local radio partner The Oxford Times Regional media partner Oxford Brookes University Oxford University Images Oxford University Images The Sheldonian Theatre Floris of London City Audio Visual Schoolreaders The Litmus Partnership K T Bruce Photography K T Bruce Photography OX magazine History of War All About History Glyndebourne Chamberlain Evans Estate agents Ironbridge Gorge Museums Foodbuy Chêne Bleu Frescobaldi Toscana Wines of Tuscany Symington Wines of the Douro Valley Sloane Club Steer Oxford Botanic Garden Cinnamon Kitchen Compassion in World Farming The Wild Geese Nicholas Hunter Ltd