Longfella Poet (Tony Walsh)

Longfella Poet (Tony Walsh)...


Manchester's Tony Walsh, aka Longfella is "one of the UK's most renowned performance poets" and held the coveted posts of Poet In Residence at Glastonbury Festival in 2011 and Poet Laureate at Kendal Calling Festival in 2012. Tony's poem " Because The Poets Know," which he will be performing at UnCon37, is to be included in EnglishPEN's "Catechism: Poems for Pussy Riot" as part of which it will be translated into Russian and passed to the band. Further info at: http://bit.ly/VST3hf Tony's website can be found at: www.longfella.co.uk

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