Sign In using your Campus Account Residency Round-Up: Week 2

Our poet-in-residence Remi Graves kicked off the week talking about ‘subversion’ – in poetry and art – and the (not-so-noble) history of Magna Carta. On Tuesday, Remi ‘Haiku-ised’ the famous Clause  40, and on Wednesday she explored the art of Yinka Shonibare, which “subverts his role as an outsider as a Nigerian-British and disabled artist, by figuring himself as the centre of attention at a party with wealthy Victorians.” Thursday’s blog post centred on Robert Hayden’s famous poem on race and freedom in the USA, ‘Frederick Douglass’. Keep an eye on for today’s blog post!

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