Who’s Full?

Courtesy of Selina and Sai, tonight we interrogated our complex relationship with food through poetry, science and lived experience.   Acclaimed writer, Spread The Word’s former Young Poet Laureate for London and resident Shake!r Selina Nwulu showcased the result of her year-long exchange with members of the scientific community, unpacking the complexities Continue Reading

Grenfell Responses

Hi Shake! fam, Here are a couple of things we have seen recently that have pieced together many issues surrounding Grenfell that we thought we would share: Fighting Fire article – http://www.irr.org.uk/news/fighting-fire/ Colin Prescod and Daniel Renwick at the Institute of Race Relations have written a great article piecing together some key Continue Reading

New Narratives: Shake AMC Skills Share

“Held every summer in Detroit, [this] conference brings together a vibrant and diverse community of people using media to incite change: filmmakers, radio producers, technologists, youth organizers, writers, entrepreneurs, musicians, dancers, and artists. We define “media” as anything you use to communicate with the world. You are a media-maker!” This Continue Reading

Breathing Out: Shake! Showcase #7

#BreathingOut Shake! Showcase no.7 will feature poetic, filmic, zinic and musical responses to social and political injustice from our recent intensive course: SurvivingTheSystem: Building Economies & Ecologies Of Resistance. Hosted by Numbi Arts who will begin the evening with a theatre scratch night showcasing exciting short plays from emerging writers, Continue Reading