Tue 12th June, 2018, 1pm to 2pm
Poetry Writing Workshop with Shruti Chaunhan
Part of Loughborough University Arts Festival
Tue 12 June 2018
1pm – 2pm
Stanley Evernden Studio, Martin Hall
Loughborough University, LE11 3TU
Poetry writing workshop with Loughborough University Creative Writing Alumni Shruti Chauhan.
Shruti Chauhan is a British Indian poet and performer based in Leicester, who graduated from an English degree at Loughborough in 2013. She has won slams internationally in Chicago and Mumbai, and has performed at Royal Albert Hall, Rich Mix, the Green Mill in Chicago, the US Embassy’s American Centre in New Delhi, and at poetry festivals and events across the UK.
In 2015 she toured Three the Hard Way – Part 2 nationally with Jean Binta Breeze MBE and Lydia Towsey. She is an MGCfutures bursary recipient and one of 200 British BAME writers featured in Speaking Volumes' Breaking Grounds publication. Shruti is currently developing her debut solo show, The Sky Diaries, as a Breakthrough Artist at Curve Theatre. Shruti facilitates poetry workshops across the UK and abroad.
Refreshments are included in this workshop.
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Loughborough University Arts Festival
Wed 6 - Fri 15 June 2018
This term sees the launch of a brand new Arts Festival at the University, celebrating the creative arts here on campus. There is a programme of FREE daytime and early evening events, talks and workshops featuring students' work, academics, alumni and invited guests. Speakers include internationally known artist Michael Landy, crime writer Kate Rhodes and Masterchef food critic/writer William Sitwell.