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Bakri Mahmoud

Jacqui Malins

Presenter (Poetry)

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Jacqui Malins is cross-disciplinary artist, whose practice incorporates poetry and spoken word, performance, video, sculpture and installation, drawing and photography. She writes and performs a diverse range of poetry and spoken word, has featured at events and festivals including the National Poetry Month Gala 2022, Poetry on the Move, Woodford Festival, National Folk Festival and been a winner or finalist for several awards.

She has been published in a range of journals and anthologies and her debut poetry collection was published by Recent Work Press in 2021. She has developed and performed several spoken word shows, Cavorting with Time with cellist Julia Horvath, Words in Flight (developed with director Ruth Pieloor), and Con/Form and Matter of Life, two shows performed live with video projections. Jacqui also curates and produces a range of poetry events and delivers writing and performance workshops.

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