CREATIVEWORKS LONDON FESTIVAL

The Creativeworks London Festival celebrated four years of exploring the capital’s creative economy, bringing London’s researchers, creative entrepreneurs and businesses together.
The Digital Economy research strand conceptualised and curated its research findings in the installation London’s Digital Ecologies of Collaboration.

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The Black Metic Experience: Performance by 5 Black Metics

14:15 and repeats at 16:45, Friday 29th April 2016
Chapel – Level 2, King’s College London

No need to book just drop in!

The term ‘Metic’ translates as foreigners or resident aliens whose allegiances are split between their homeland and their new country, coined by Creative Entrepreneur-in-Residence Nick Makoha, explaining the phenomena. The poetic performances by five black British writers explore the Metic Experience. The esteem poets performing on the day include:

- Malika Booker
- Kayo Chingonyi
- Anthony Joseph
- Nick Makoha and
- Kei Miller

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Queen Mary - University of London
Arts & Humanities Research Council
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Creativeworks London is one of four Knowledge Exchange Hubs for the Creative Economy funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to develop strategic partnerships with creative businesses and cultural organisations, to strengthen and diversify their collaborative research activities and increase the number of arts and humanities researchers actively engaged in research-based knowledge exchange.