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The poet helping young people of colour explore their identity through verse British-Nigerian poet, Theresa Lola, on the magic of poetry and how it helps people explore who they really are Arts Culture Politics Positive People
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Poetry in the pandemic: project aims to engage young people in creative writing Young people in south-east London are being encouraged to write poetry to help them through the coronavirus crisis Arts Culture Society Wellbeing Youth
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Back to basics: five old-school pleasures that are enjoying a revival From reading poetry to cracking out the vinyl, our pick of five classic pastimes that appear to be making a comeback Lifestyle
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‘Through poetry, I show there is more to my city than murder and trafficking’ ‘People think my neighbourhood is a place only of homicide and trafficking. I use poetry to show them otherwise,’ says poet Evanilson Alves,... Arts Opinion Society World
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Project aims to preserve dying languages through poetry The National Poetry Library is collecting poems written in endangered languages to help preserve them for future generations Arts Culture Lifestyle
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Poetry in prisons: how words can boost inmate wellbeing Can poems help in the struggle against depression? Rachel Kelly, who uses her own experience to help prison inmates, says that words really ... Body & Mind Positive People Wellbeing
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