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Gloucester Presents… SheSpoke

A small group of women took part in writing workshops to express themselves in poetry – which was then turned into a hand-sewn textile banner 🔥

What happens when you team up a group of local residents with a pair of incredible artists to come up with their own creative event?

Well, this…

The end product: SheSpoke 😍🎉
Poem performances and hand-sewn textiles

Watch the finished film

Read all the poems


And check out some of the amazing steps along the way

the community

Community producer: Aysha Randera
Local Gloucester women

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the artists

Gloucester artist: Halima Malek
Malaika Kegode
Touring artist: Malaika Kegode
Photo credit: Chelsey Cliff

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the idea

A series of workshops for a small group of women to find their voices and express themselves in poetry – which will then be turned into a hand-sewn textile banner.

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