Outspoken: An Evening of Spoken Word
On Thursday 25th January join us at LS6 Above for an evening of Spoken Word. We’re back for the first gig of 2018 to celebrate all things poetry and spoken word, with a selection of Yorkshire's finest artists.
Outspoken welcomes new host Steve Clarkson!
As a journalist, Steve’s written for the Press Association, MSN and the Metro newspaper. As a speaker, he’s presented at the global Pecha Kucha Night and Bettakultcha in Leeds. As a writer, he’s had poetry and prose published by Reader’s Digest, Flash Fiction Magazine and the York Literary Review. A keen attendee of Outspoken, we thoroughly look forward to our new host taking over at LS6.
Based in the East Riding of Yorkshire with work published in both UK and US journals. His novel Tyrants Rex was recently published by Stairwell Books. He is a member of Argy Bargy Poets, who perform at events throughout Yorkshire.
is a multiple slam winning spoken word poet from Canada. She has featured at festivals and events across the UK including supporting Shane Koyczan (presented by Apples & Snakes and Say Owt in York) and Hollie McNish (presented by Evidently in Salford), and performances for Amnesty International.
A poet originally from North Carolina. She loves to write for fun and for emotion. As well as trying to inspire others to write she's a blogger, a humanist, a vegan and a mother of two.
A poet from York who runs Stairwell Books, a publisher
of Yorkshire-based writers and authors.
*OPEN MIC SLOTS AVAILABLE ON THE EVENING*
Entry is free and Happy Hour goes through until 8pm with £3.50 pints of house Ale, Lager & Cider and cocktails are 2-4-£8.50. Head down early and check out our new Late menu, available from 4pm.
LS6 Cafe Bar
16-18A Headingley Lane
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