Projects & Partners

Patience, with Nottingham Trent University Media Students

For this project NTU media students created a film to go with my poem Patience. Video produced by Ella Farnsworth, filmed by Chloe Coombs and Aleksandra Giernatowska at Nottingham Trent University 2019.

Eldertree Project with Writing East Midlands and Michelle ‘Mother’ Hubbard

Working at Gregory House, Orders of St John Care Trust in Grantham, for Writing East Midlands with Michelle ‘Mother’Hubbard we drew out the stories of residents, finding common threads and Michelle wove them into the Gregory Book, a legacy for the future. See a film about the project here.

Sticks and Stones with Activus Theatre

Sticks and Stones is a documentary theatre piece by Lucy Greaves. It tells of Hate Crimes from the experiences of people with learning disabilities. Lytisha’s poem I Did React was written from interviews with victims of disability hate crimes, and included in the script. The inaugural performance was enacted by Activus Theatre Company at Courtyard Theatre, Clarendon, Nottingham on 26 May 2019

Clifton Storey’s with Creative Paths

Working with Creative Paths, and artist Rachel Scanlon to create poetry and visual art legacy from collated stories of the earliest residents in Clifton. Recommended by Arts Council as good practice.

Multilingualism, Empowering Individuals, Transforming Societies – MEITS

Working with the University of Nottingham, Ideal at NCC, Nottingham Writers Studio, and local schools. Devising and delivering creative writing workshops for pupils with English as an additional Language .