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

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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.

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Who should attend:

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

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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.

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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.

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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!


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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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Venue
Forest City KL Sales Gallery
Tickets
Workshop Only SOLD OUT RM60.00
Workshop + one copy of 'Five Seedy Love Poems' SOLD OUT RM70.00
Workshop for Me + A Friend SOLD OUT RM100.00
Workshop for Me + A Friend + two copies of 'Five Seedy Love Poems' SOLD OUT RM120.00
Workshop "Tunnel Vision" + "Performance for Page Poets" SOLD OUT RM90.00
Venue Address
Ground Floor, UBN Tower No. 10, Jalan P Ramlee, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
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Speak City
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