Caleb Femi's poetry shatters stereotypes around Black British youth
The hyphenate artist tells Ciaran Thapar about his recent book of poetry, 'Poor', a poignant portrait of the South London neighbourhood he grew up in.
The charity using poetry to change young people’s lives
Football Beyond Borders' spoken word project, 'Beyond Bars', looks to empower disadvantaged UK youth. 16-year-old poet Abi Simms is proof of how.
The poet articulating your deepest existential fears
‘Sweetdark’, Savannah Brown’s sophomore collection of poetry, explores how we live vulnerably, pleasurably, and chaotically at the end of the world.
Get a first read of Lana Del Rey’s poem about her ringtone
From her new collection of poetry, 'Violet Bent Backwards Over The Grass', out today.
"There's a lot of rage in my work": The young poets writing as a form of resistance
In our divided political times, poetry, as both a tool of political protest and a means of building community, is more popular than ever.
How true crime inspired Olivia Gatwood's raw, feminist poems
The poet and soon-to-be novelist discusses her history with and exploration of gendered violence and the media.
Lana Del Rey is releasing a spoken word album in January
Honestly, can’t wait to spend 2020 listening to Lana get down to some beat poetry
writers for migrant justice brought poetry and protest together
The growing collective hosted events in 45 cities to raise money for migrants detained at the border.
valentino wears its heart on its sleeve
Pierpaolo Piccioli collaborates with four poets for autumn/winter 19 to celebrate love.
planetarium is a short film celebrating the radical power of women
Liv Colliander and David Henry Gerson’s fantastical visual, narrated by Maripol, breathes new life into Adrienne Rich’s feminist poem.
why sadie dupuis of speedy ortiz published her 'sad girl poems'
The indie rock queen started writing poems during Speedy Ortiz's 2011 inception — but she hasn't shared them until now.
francisca silva tattoos love poems to her wife abroad
Her minimal tattoo-poems engage with themes of queer love, sex, and separation.