Throughout May, every Thursday at 6pm we’ve been bringing you live poetry and spoken word from artists who have wowed the crowds at our beloved spoken word/poetry venue, The Phantom Laundry over the years. Now we’re down to our final poet…
NEXT UP, WE PROUDLY PRESENT: JASMINE GARDOSI
Jasmine will be taking over our Instagram and Facebook at 6pm this Thursday.
Jasmine Gardosi is a multiple slam champion, Birmingham Poet Laureate finalist and recent winner of the Out-Spoken Prize for Poetry. A previous BBC Arts Young Creative and Poet in Residence for the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, she has appeared on BBC Radio 3’s The Verb, Radio 4, at the Tate Modern, at Glastonbury, and on Button Poetry.
A Ledbury Poetry Festival Trustee and Poet in Residence at the Brontë Parsonage Museum, she leads West Midlands Poets’ Place, the Hippodrome Young Poets and other school and community workshops.
Her debut pamphlet Hurtz is published by Verve Poetry Press and is available here.
You can get an idea of what to expect from Jasmine’s performance below. (Goosebumps incoming…)