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Beginnings: Workshop with Deanna Rodger

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The Saltire Society

22 High Street

Edinburgh

EH1 1TF

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This workshop is designed for 16 - 25 year olds who are keen to develop their writing and performance skills with an internationally acclaimed, award-winning spoken word poet. The session will focus on both writing and performance, culminating in new work, and participation also includes free entry to Flint & Pitch’s evening event at The Bongo Club. The workshop is open to both newcomers and more experienced spoken word poets.


Deanna Rodger is an international writer, performer and facilitator who has performed all over the world including in Mexico, Canada, South Africa, Zimbabwe and Sudan. She co-curates two leading spoken word events: Chill Pill and Come Rhyme With Me and is on the board of Safe Ground. She has written commissioned work for the Young Vic and various other organisations and was named one of ELLE UK’s ‘30 inspirational women under 30.’


She teaches the Writing Poetry for Performance module with Benjamin Zephaniah at

Brunel University and is currently in development with EARTH: The Show (written with Gemma Rogers).


Instagram/twitter: @deannarodger

Facebook: /deannarodgerpage

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