Spill The Ink Poetry Lab vol.19: TUNNEL VISION - Breaking Through the Writer’s Block

SPILL THE INK POETRY LAB VOL.19: TUNNEL VISION - Breaking Through the Writer’s Block

Spill the Ink is a monthly poetry lab dedicated for anyone who writes poetry or creative writing as part of SpeakCityAsia's initiatives.

Frustrated with your own writing? Found yourself stuck in a rut? Philip Wilcox will guide you on how to use your surroundings as a poet. Participants will get to explore their relationship to sound and image as a way of speaking truth to things not often given space.

This workshop will explore techniques such as memory mapping and poetry coding.


Who should attend:

Poets who want to recharge their writing process
Anyone interested in learning memory techniques


The teaching poet for this session is:

PHILIP WILCOX is a former Australian Poetry Slam champion and two-time New South Wales Poetry Slam champion. He tours nationally and internationally and has performed with Harry Baker, Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye. Philip is a regular at a variety of writers’ festivals including Sydney Writers’ Festival, Beijing Bookworm Literary Festival, Ubud Writers’ and Readers’ Festival, Byron Bay Writers’ Festival, and Wollongong Writers’ Festival. Last year he was granted a residency at Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity for spoken word where he completed his first manuscript, a collection of poems called Beetle Prayer. Philip was recently the artist in residence for the WORD series at Sydney’s Museum of Contemporary Art. He has a passion for education and teaches and performs poems full-time.


How to get there:

Public transportation: Bukit Nanas Monorail Station and Dang Wangi LRT Station.

Parking is available at UBN Tower or Menara Hap Seng.


This poetry lab is opened to writers of all ages and abilities.

For materials, please bring your own pen, notebook/tablet/laptop, and an open mind.

Spill the Ink Poetry Lab Vol 20: Performance for Page Poets with Ruoh Peng is also happening on the same day. Enter both workshops only for RM90!


Venue Sponsored By:

Forest City KL Sales Gallery,
Country Garden Pacificview Sdn. Bhd.
Ground Floor, UBN Tower,
No. 10, Off Jalan. P. Ramlee,
50250 Kuala Lumpur.
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Sat Oct 13, 2018
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM MYT
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