The Parakeet Experience and POW! Closing Party
Mar
17
8:00 PM20:00

The Parakeet Experience and POW! Closing Party

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Closing the festival this year is Margate-based artist Brigitte Aphrodite who performs with music from Quiet Boy. Enter a world of electronic punk, amazing music and exotic birds as they stage a snapshot of their brand new show.

The show is a fantastical tale of a young girl’s quest to make a new kind of punk: a gentler punk - punk with empathy. A genre-crossing feast for the eyes, ears and heart, expect punk poetry, sparkly-sharp fashion, wild dance moves and storytelling as the show’s most riotous, fabulous and irresistible songs are performed.

The Parakeet Experience is followed by music from Thanet’s best loved women DJs and plenty of sparkle for the POW! closing party.

Please note that this event will be held in a part of the venue which is not wheelchair accessible.

Tickets £8, £5 CONCESSIONS


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The Fashion Chronicles: A BRIEF HISTORY OF WOMEN AND STYLE
Mar
17
3:00 PM15:00

The Fashion Chronicles: A BRIEF HISTORY OF WOMEN AND STYLE

Image by Fanni Williams

Image by Fanni Williams

From Eve’s fig leaf to Hillary Clinton’s pantsuit, the way we choose to clothe our bodies can carry layer upon layer of meaning. Across cultures and throughout history women have used clothing to signify power and status, to adorn and beautify, even to prop up or dismantle regimes.

In this illustrated talk, fashion historian Amber Butchart charts some of history’s boldest women, all of whom have a sartorial story to tell.

Tickets £6 IN ADVANCE, £8 ON THE DOOR (cash only on the door).

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Music, song writing and costume making workshops for young people
Mar
17
1:30 PM13:30

Music, song writing and costume making workshops for young people

Join performance poet and artist Brigitte Aphrodite for a workshop learning song writing, creative playtime and collective skill building for the revolution! No experience necessary.

Choose from two exciting workshops:

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1:30pm - 2:30pm
A song / poetry / lyric writing workshop with Brigitte Aphrodite and Quite Boy. Bash stage fright and shout - or whisper - about your passions, hopes and fears. Whether you are a fully fledged music maker, or you just have an interest in making some noise, join us for a joyful, creative hour. There will be an opportunity to perform in the evening performance, for those that want to. 


2:30pm - 4:30pm
Be part of the Parakeet Experience, in this props and costume making workshop. We'll be making hats, birds and protest banners, featuring your hopes, dreams, slogans and provocations. The final results will be worn and exhibited in the evening performance, should you like them to be.

Both of the workshops are FREE, please book a ticket to reserve a space. Please make sure to book the correct time for the workshop you’d like to attend.


POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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Misled Torpedo – A WORKSHOP BRUNCH EXPLORING THE LEGACY OF HEDY LAMARR
Mar
17
12:30 PM12:30

Misled Torpedo – A WORKSHOP BRUNCH EXPLORING THE LEGACY OF HEDY LAMARR

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Few people know that the Hollywood star and beauty, Hedy Lamarr, “the Angelina Jolie of her day,” was also an avid inventor and the person behind the advances in communication technology in the 1940s that led to today’s Wi-Fi, GPS, and Bluetooth.

As part of the series of Hedy Lamarr events, this workshop explores how traditional attitudes on what was expected of women means that, even today, we know little of her off-screen achievements, and asks how much has changed for women in the last 70 years.

This workshop accompanies an exhibition and screenings of her films.

Tickets WORKSHOP & BRUNCH £10

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Lunchtime Disco
Mar
17
12:00 PM12:00

Lunchtime Disco

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Performance artist Liene Steinberga Cesar invites everyone to enjoy daytime clubbing, a forgotten part of Margate’s glorious history.

Dates: 16th & 17th March 12pm-2pm

The venue is wheelchair accessible.


POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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Streetwalking - CIRCULAR WALK EXPLORING WOMEN IN PUBLIC SPACES
Mar
17
10:00 AM10:00

Streetwalking - CIRCULAR WALK EXPLORING WOMEN IN PUBLIC SPACES

What does literature have to say about us putting one foot in front of the other? What does it tell us about characters who do this?

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Join this fascinating street walk with academic Sonia Overall and take space to reflect on the nature of walking as a woman.

The event will include walking on uneven ground in places.

Young children in prams/buggies welcome.

Meet at 10am outside Turner Contemporary.

This is a FREE event. You can book tickets here.

POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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Jungle Girls
Mar
16
8:00 PM20:00

Jungle Girls

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Nanci & Phoebe are at the forefront of this generation’s jungle sounds.

Their fresh take on the genre breaks all conventions creating a new eclectic sound, mixing hip-hop flows, powerful and provoking lyrics, booming bass lines and stringent bluesy harmonies.

Urban online magazine Who’s Jack describe Nanci’s vocals as “powerful pipes to rival those of Adele and Florence Welch.” Phoebe’s lyrics encapsulate urban living which engage a politically, emotionally-aware audience.

Based in Brixton, the duo have been working closely with Congo Natty – aka Rebel MC who pioneered the jungle movement back in the 90s – since 2009, representing a unity that ignores race, age and social barriers.

With support from local female DJs, this is a party not to be missed.

The venue is wheelchair accessible.

Doors open at 8pm.

£10 IN ADVANCE, £12 ON THE DOOR (cash only on the door)


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Suffragette
Mar
16
7:30 PM19:30

Suffragette

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Suffragette is a one woman play by Geoff Lawson that recounts, in vivid dramatic detail, the struggle for women to secure the vote. A multitude of characters is brought brilliantly to life by the actor Anna Loveday. In turns, exciting, moving and funny, the play also includes live music and images from the time.

The venue is wheelchair accessible.

Tickets £15 IN ADVANCE, £17 ON THE DOOR and can be purchased directly from the venue via the button below.

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Cyst-er Act
Mar
16
4:00 PM16:00

Cyst-er Act

A messy, musical ritual –think Madame Ovary meets The Devils -probing into reproductive mishaps and monstrosities. What is it like to have your fallopian tube hacked off? Or to give birth to a 10lb cyst baby? The realm of the womb can be complex and bloody awesome. Based on personal experience Catherine Hoffmann and her poly-cysters uncover lost knowledge about women’s bodies told through ovary blues, punk, death metal and some gospel.

SATURDAY MARCH 16, 4PM - 5PM

£6 IN ADVANCE, £8 ON THE DOOR (cash only on the door)

RECOMMENDED AGE 16+

The venue is wheelchair accessible .

Please note that this event contains some nudity.

Image by Holly Revell

Image by Holly Revell

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Welcoming All Sisters: CONVERSATIONS AROUND FEMINISM WITH OUR TRANS AND NON BINARY SISTERS
Mar
16
2:15 PM14:15

Welcoming All Sisters: CONVERSATIONS AROUND FEMINISM WITH OUR TRANS AND NON BINARY SISTERS

  • TURNER CONTEMPORARY , Clore learning studio. (map)
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Join Margate’s Amy Zing of Sink the Pink in celebration of, and in conversation with, trans and non binary people.

Discussing their journeys and what feminism means to them is Margate baker, Gina Barker; business partner, Antonia Belcher; performer, Lucy Fizz; designer Kate Moross and First Dates star, Dani St James. Come along to hear their inspiring stories with conversations around feminism.

Wheelchair accessible venue

This is a FREE event. You can book tickets here.

POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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A Safe Place – A RESPONSE TO VIRGIN TERRITORY
Mar
16
12:00 PM12:00

A Safe Place – A RESPONSE TO VIRGIN TERRITORY

  • TURNER CONTEMPORARY , Foyle rooms (map)
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Vincent Dance Theatre’s film installation explores the effect of sexual pressure on young women and girls. Following the screening of a scene from the film, Charlotte Vincent, Artistic Director of Vincent Dance Theatre, talks about the research and creative process of making Virgin Territory and how the company has used this and other pieces to introduce important issues to new audiences. She is joined by representatives of Oasis, the Medaille Trust, Not Buying It and other organisations concerned with women’s safety, in an exploration of how we can prevent and eradicate sexual violence.

Wheelchair accessible venue

This is a FREE event. You can book tickets here.

POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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Lunchtime Disco
Mar
16
12:00 PM12:00

Lunchtime Disco

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Performance artist Liene Steinberga Cesar invites everyone to enjoy daytime clubbing, a forgotten part of Margate’s glorious history.

Dates: 16th & 17th March 12pm-2pm

The venue is wheelchair accessible.


POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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Women and Autism - Film
Mar
16
10:15 AM10:15

Women and Autism - Film

  • TURNER CONTEMPORARY, Foyle Rooms (map)
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A film made by the Kent Autistic Trust. It shows five women talking about how autism has affected their lives. Following the screening Marion Armstrong will share her experiences of living with the condition and answer any questions raised.

Wheelchair accessible venue

AGE RESTRICTION: 12+

This is a FREE event. You can book tickets here.


POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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THOTany Bay Club Night
Mar
15
to Mar 16

THOTany Bay Club Night

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Calling women of Thanet who want to dance, party, move, live and be free in a welcoming and safe environment. Many women can feel self-conscious or anxious about letting their hair down on nights out - now is the time to reclaim the dancefloor!

Hosted by Aoife Hanna this night is a true celebration of a girl’s night out for fierce feline friends but men are absolutely welcome! Let’s dance together, we are alive!

DJs: Creep Club, Amz, Ray of Pink Suits and Sink The Pink’s, Amy Zing.

Performances from Georgie Bee, Lucy Fizz, Victoria Sin.

Tickets £5 (ON THE DOOR ONLY)

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The Mermaid’s Purse - MUSIC AND SPOKEN WORD NIGHT
Mar
15
7:30 PM19:30

The Mermaid’s Purse - MUSIC AND SPOKEN WORD NIGHT

The spirit of the sea and all its ancient, haunting majesty is celebrated with an evening of broken folk, spoken word and music in the spiritual surroundings of the Sailors Church.

Image by Alice Bryant

Image by Alice Bryant

Produced by jazz musician Jessica Lauren, performers include the spellbinding brokenfolk duo Lunatraktors, alongside Lizzie Bell, Daisy Beau and the award-winning poet Neelam Saredia-Brayley, whose set will reach out to the daughters of immigrants; mothers who stay, and their endless unconditional love; of girls who love girls; of girls who sing hurricanes away.

Please note that there are no toilets at this venue, but local cafe’s will have facilities available.

Tickets £10 IN ADVANCE, £12 ON THE DOOR (cash only on the door)

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Wesele / The Wedding
Mar
14
8:00 PM20:00

Wesele / The Wedding

Image by Tanya McGeever

Image by Tanya McGeever

Welcome to the last Polish/English wedding before the borders close, where you, the audience, play the role of the wedding guests led by a charismatic Mistress of Ceremonies. Soon restrictions on mixed marriages will be implemented,but until then it’s keep calm and party on!

Wesele / Wedding is a participatory one woman show, made in the European tradition of absurdist political comedy.This collage of integration stories, raunchy wedding rituals and disco polo sing-alongs, peppered with Polish and Esperanto, interrogates the role of traditional values, family bonds and whether popular culture can bring us together.

Tickets £10

RECOMMENDED AGE 18+

Witajcie na ostatnim polsko brytyjskim weselu przed zamknięciem granic, z udziałem publiczności w roli gości weselnych i pod batutą profesjonalnej wodzirejki. Zanim wejdą w życie restrykcje odnośnie zawierania małżeństw mieszanych bawimy się na całego!

Wesele/ Wedding to show, w którym tradycyjne przyśpiewki, tańce i gry weselne, przeplatają sięz

anegdotami ze współczesnego życia emigracyjnego i refleksjami na temat roli tradycji w kształtowaniu tego, kim dziś jesteśmy.

Przy kieliszku słodkiej wódki dla każdego z gości, spróbujemy odpowiedzieć na pytanie, czy Polki wolą Anglików i czy disco polo pokona Brexit?

Show inspirowane dramatem Wyspiańskiego grane jest po angielsku i polsku, z akcentami

międzynarodowego języka Esperanto.

Tickets £10

RECOMMENDED AGE 18+


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Motherhood and Leadership
Mar
14
10:30 AM10:30

Motherhood and Leadership

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Join Steph Dickinson in a discussion on transitioning into motherhood while leading the charity, Pie Factory Music. Steph will share funny stories and even a song or two while exploring issues of identity, team, boundaries, fear of missing out, and fear of not being missed.

Come along and engage in honest discussion with some belly laughs along the way, recognising that motherhood is the ultimate in leadership training.

This is a FREE event. You can book tickets here.

POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!



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Unshakeable - short films
Mar
13
8:00 PM20:00

Unshakeable - short films

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Short films, exploring the strengths, humour and eccentricities of women across the nation - including Fay Presto: Queen of Close-up, a portrait documentary about the UK’s most in-demand close-up and cabaret magician who would rather die on stage than quit performing. Short Sighted Cinema works to raise the profile of British short filmmaking through creative curation, engaging events and diverse collaborations, celebrating the very best emerging talent.

Tickets £8

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Waru - POW! SCREENING FOR THE THANET FILM SOCIETY
Mar
12
8:30 PM20:30

Waru - POW! SCREENING FOR THE THANET FILM SOCIETY

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Taking its title from the Maori word for eight, Waru is constructed from a series of vignettes by eight female Maori film directors. It centres on the funeral of a small boy who died at the hands of a caregiver and follows eight separate female characters as they come to terms with the boy’s death. An emotionally affecting film and one of the strongest New Zealand films to hit cinemas in years.

Tickets £4 - £6 available directly from Thanet Film Society here

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Discoveries
Mar
12
4:00 PM16:00

Discoveries

Image by Ollie Harrop

Image by Ollie Harrop

A collection of dance theatre performances created by local primary school children and directed by Creative Voices which is a collaboration between artists Libby Northedge and Lizzie Prince. Expect the unexpected as children whizz, crackle and bubble up during POW! 2019.

Wheelchair accessible venue

This is a FREE event. You can book tickets here.

POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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Virgin Territory - Film Installation
Mar
12
to Mar 14

Virgin Territory - Film Installation

  • TURNER CONTEMPORARY , Foyle Rooms (map)
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Vincent Dance Theatre’s film installation takes an uncompromising look at our hyper-sexualised digital culture and its impact on girls and young women growing up today, ever more relevant since the emerging and continuing #MeToo movement. We all want to be ‘liked’ and ‘followed’, but what effect does constantly performing for the camera have on our sense of self-worth? Virgin Territory is a multi-layered film installation, performed by four children aged 12-14 and four adults, with real-life testimonies, stunning cinematography and bold performances screened across five large televisions mounted on school benches. With moving, resilient performances at its core this piece asks vital questions about responsibility as we witness children playing in an adult online world.

Wheelchair accessible venue

Open 12th, 13th and 14th, OF MARCH 10AM - 5PM

Film duration 75 minutes.

Age Limit 16+

This is a FREE event.

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Matangi/Maya /M.I.A - Film
Mar
11
8:30 PM20:30

Matangi/Maya /M.I.A - Film

Drawn from a never-before-seen cache of personal footage spanning decades, this is an intimate portrait of the Sri Lankan artist and musician who continues to shatter conventions.

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Director Steve Loveridge’s Sundance award winning Matangi / Maya / M.I.A. is a startlingly personal profile of the critically acclaimed artist, chronicling her remarkable journey from refugee immigrant to pop star. She began as Matangi, daughter of the founder of Sri Lanka’s armed Tamil resistance and hid from the government in the face of a vicious and bloody civil war. When her family fled to the UK, she became Maya, a precocious and creative immigrant teenager in London. Finally, the world met her as M.I.A. when she emerged on the global stage, having created a mashup, cut-and-paste identity that pulled from every corner of her journey along the way; a sonic sketchbook that blended Tamil politics, art school punk, hip-hop beats and the unwavering, ultraconfident voice of a burgeoning multicultural youth.

Tickets £3.50 DIRECT FROM VENUE HERE

AGE RESTRICTION: 18

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Women, diversity, arts - ARE WE CUTTING THE MUSTARD?
Mar
11
7:00 PM19:00

Women, diversity, arts - ARE WE CUTTING THE MUSTARD?

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Join the host with the most, Brigitte Aphrodite, and creative learning expert, Victoria Barrow Williams as they present a dynamic and exciting panel of female non-binary artists and industry professionals who are raising questions around diversity and the arts. Expect an engaging discussion with explosive interludes of live music.

Wheelchair accessible venue

This is a FREE event. You can book tickets here.

POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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Things with Words
Mar
10
7:30 PM19:30

Things with Words

A genre-busting evening of spoken word giving the mic to female poets, MCs and rock goddesses.

Image by Peter Saunders

Image by Peter Saunders

Featuring poets from around Kent this is a true celebration of women’s words. From Aphra Behn to Patti Smith and Queen Latifah, women have excelled in the art of using words to take a stand. On this night we shine light on the often underrated talent of women writers and unearth new powerful voices. In the mix will be wordy tunes from a featured DJ, so stick around for a dance.

Things With Words is a spoken word event melding new writing with music and performance, hosted by Ramsgate-based artist Megan Garrett-Jones.

Tickets £8 IN ADVANCE, £10 ON THE DOOR (cash only on the door)

Book tickets here

About the performers…

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Megan Beech is a performance poet. She has performed at venues including the Royal Albert Hall, Parliament, the Southbank Centre, Glastonbury Festival and Cheltenham Literature Festival. Her debut collection 'When I Grow Up I Want to be Mary Beard' was published in 2013, and her latest book 'You Sad Feminist' was released in 2017. Her poetry has featured on the Sky One's 'Russell Howard Hour' and the BBC iPlayer series ‘Women Who Spit'. She was featured in The Guardian lists of ‘inspiring young feminists in 2014’ and ‘Must Read Books of the Year 2014’ and Evening Standard's list of 'Ten 21st Century feminist icons'. Her work has been profiled in publications including The New Yorker, The Atlantic, The Guardian, Huffington Post, Evening Standard and Grazia magazine. She lives with a mental illness too.

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Ellie Ward is a writer born and bred in Thanet. Since graduating from university in 2018, Ellie has been performing her poetry across Kent. Ellie’s poetry touches on female friendship, female gaze and queer / heteronormative desire. Her work is heavily located in her regionality and (bi)sexuality. Queer sunsets, orgasms and porn-star martinis all feature. Her poetic technique is playful: Similes are a big deal, and so is humour. Whilst her poetry touches on serious topics, it is always lively and a little bit mischievous. If you don’t laugh, you cry, right?

 

Neelam Saredia-Brayley is a spoken word poet who writes about gender, culture, identity and sexuality.

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She works with illustrators and musicians to create multi-disciplinary pieces that are unique to Kent’s poetry scene, featuring live-drawing and flipchart poetry.

Neelam was the winner of the 2017 Full English Festival Slam, and has performed in several festivals & events across Kent. In 2018, she opened for Canterbury’s Poet Laureate Lemn Sissay at the University of Kent’s Worldfest celebrations.

'utterly compelling...her poetry is emotive and humorous, full of rhythmic and tonal surprises. She is one to watch.' - Lydia McCutcheon, Canterbury Culture


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The Blot -  PIONEERING FILM WOMEN: LOIS WEBER
Mar
10
4:30 PM16:30

The Blot - PIONEERING FILM WOMEN: LOIS WEBER

PALACE SUNDAY SILENT

One of the great writer-directors of early Hollywood, and the most renowned female director of her era, Lois Weber (1879 – 1939) was, at one time, the highest-paid director in Hollywood. In a career that lasted over 25 years, Weber started her own production company and directed over 40 features and hundreds of short films.

South West Silents and the Palace Cinema are proud to present this special screening of Weber’s silent film masterpiece The Blot (1919). Live music accompanied on piano by Lillian Henley.

Tickets £3.50 - £6 , buy directly from the Palace Cinema

AGE RESTRICTION: 16+

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Profanity Embroidery Group (PEG) workshop
Mar
10
2:00 PM14:00

Profanity Embroidery Group (PEG) workshop

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Swearing is an artform.

Learn to embroider some classic Anglo-Saxon profanities at this PEG workshop. Walpole Bay Hotel is the perfect setting to learn this seemingly wholesome craft while subverting all those ladylike pastimes with a good swear.

AGE RESTRICTION: 18

Tickets £10, INCLUDING TEA AND CAKE

While you are there, see the PEG exhibition upstairs - more information here

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Bee’s Bookshare -  Sisterhood Special
Mar
10
2:00 PM14:00

Bee’s Bookshare - Sisterhood Special

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Join Bee’s Bookshare, The Margate Bookshop and Daisy Buchanan as they come together to celebrate the POW!er of women writers, readers and the female voice.

Author and award-winning journalist Daisy Buchanan launches her brand new book Sisterhood. Joined by a panel of friends, Daisy delves into the remarkable bond between women; as family, as friends, as community, and what that connection means in today’s world.

Daisy and Bee then invite you to share the female voices that have inspired, intrigued and impressed you - books written by women, books about the female experience, books on feminism –in a special bookshare.

The Margate Bookshop will have a specially curated selection of POWerful reads to buy, as well as Daisy’s book, throughout the event. Everyone is welcome, women and men. Please just bring one book to swap and reading banter to share.

The venue is wheelchair accessible.

This is a FREE event. You can book tickets here.

POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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Landing Place
Mar
10
1:00 PM13:00

Landing Place

Ten poets each perform for ten minutes. Landing Place showcases a range of voices, with new readers alongside experienced performers, and occasional guests give other responses to poetry.

The venue is wheelchair accessible.


POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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Maggie Gee - Blood, book launch
Mar
10
11:00 AM11:00

Maggie Gee - Blood, book launch

Image by Nick Rankin

Image by Nick Rankin

How hard is it to write truthfully about families? How frank can you be about the terrible and hilarious things that go on? Join author Maggie Gee in a discussion and reading of her new novel, Blood- the first to be set in East Kent.

Monica, the massive, sexy, six-foot teacher heroine of Blood, wants to take revenge on her brutal dentist father, but it seems others have been there before her. All her siblings have motives - but it’s Monica who flees after the attack, with Dad not far behind her. Set in the aftermath of #metoo and in a near future where terrorism is almost routine, this is a laugh out loud black comedy about a serious topic - if we take revenge, will the circle of violence ever stop?

Wheelchair accessible venue

This is a FREE event. You can book tickets here.

POW! relies on the generosity of individuals, sponsors, partners and funding bodies to help keep the festival as accessible as possible.

There are many ways you can help support and participate with POW! activities and programming.

If you enjoyed the festival and want to see it develop, you can DONATE directly to POW!

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