The Celox and the Clot
Sunday, 20 October 2019
- Time: 3.30pm-4.30pm
- Venue: Rochdale Sixth Form College Theatre
Price: Adult £4, or £6 for the double bill of The Celox and the Clot and His Own Man | Students £4 | 60+ £4
Suitable for: 14+
Hafsah Aneela Bashir is a writer, playwright and performance poet based in Manchester. She is founder and co-director of Outside The Frame Arts, a collective platforming marginalised and under-represented voices. Her debut poetry collection, The Celox and the Clot, was published by Burning Eye Books last year. She is currently The Royal Exchange Manchester’s Supported Artist 2018-2019, Longsight’s Writer In Residence with Manchester Literature Festival and a ‘Leader of Tomorrow’ on the Artistic Director’s Leadership Programme. A former TOAST16 Poet, she has also had 2 sold out one-woman shows at HOME Manchester this year for PUSH Festival. She has recently been awarded the prestigious Jerwood Compton Poetry Fellowship 2019-2020.
‘A powerful debut collection, heartfelt and original. Hafsah has a voice that rips your heart out.’ Salena Godden