ENGINE X PITCH HOSTS POETCLOPEDIA
On Monday 28th October we celebrated Black History Month and invited The Pitch Fanzine and POETclopedia to ENGINE to showcase some incredible artists.
This was the first Pitch x POETclopedia Spoken Word evening event. And we celebrated Black Greatness & Creativity with six of London’s best up-and-coming Black poets:
Rakaya Esime Fetuga
POETclopedia was founded by Tyra Mai, who believes Poetry is an amazingly intimate exchange; whether written, read, spoken or heard, and is something to be experienced by everyone.
For many, Poetry is a great aid in dealing with mental health obstacles; and POETclopedia is passionate about encouraging the use of Poetry, as a regular tool in life.
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