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It ain't where you go

It's where you're at

Southbank Centre Artist In Residence

MAR 2009

Photo by Rankin.

I'm teaching a course at The Arvon Foundation from 27th to 31st July. Limited spaces so book now to avoid dissapointment.

Bizarre fact:  My birth name is  an original. If you google “Lemn Sissay” the only responses will be about myself

Welcome

Welcome to Spring.  It’s March.  I am off to New York to interview Chuck D and Gil Scott Heron for a BBC radio documentary  on the latter. 

There’s readings in Huddersfield Surrey Sweden and Derby check Readings listings.

Alongside Jacqueline Wilson I am patron of The Letterbox Club and gave the keynote speech at The Booktrust conference this month.  The booktrust administrate The letterbox Club.   You can hear the twenty minute speech  here.  I am teaching at John Osborne’s House for The Arvon Foundation. Details are on the left of this page. 

On radio in April I'm presenting six programmes on radio four, one on Gil Scott Heron and the second a five part series of programmes called Into The Gap. Keep a watch on the  BLOG for offline news online or on facebook    Tons of pictures on facebook.

My book Listener is in the picture on the left if you click it shall take you to amazon where you can read a few of the poems.   I forcast a good long summer that will always be too short. Outside the backdoor the garden is coming alive.    

Event enquiries to agent Ruth Hay For projects and all media enquiries email Gill Lloyd at Artsadmin. Click here.  .

 

 

 

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