This week we get the inside scoop on the poetry circuit, talk artistic obligation and inspiration, politics, love and growing up in Nigeria with one of the most exciting poets on the scene. Restless soul and multi-talent Joshua Idehen works in many different media and with a host of different collaborators including Dan le Sac and LV. He founded the poetry collective Poem in Between People, hosts the Time Out Critics Choice night Poejazzi and fronts 2 bands Benin City and the Pencil Stringhorn Project.
Drink your way through any creative blocks and see one of Joshua’s bands, the Pencil Stringhorn Project, at Writer’s Block at Juno this Wednesday 17th November:
The next Poejazzi is on 29th November at Proud Galleries: