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Vrijdag 1 juni 2018 20:00, Melkweg Amsterdam. Onderdeel van het Forum on European Culture festival. Met Madi Maxwell-Libby, Jacob Sam-La Rose en Onno Govaert.
Madi Maxwell-Libby is a comedy-performer, spoken word artist and Roundhouse Poetry Slam Champion. Maxwell-Libby was commissioned by the BBC One to write a piece on Brexit. 
She is currently working on her first solo show MASSIVE SENSE OF URGENCY in which she tries to understand our economic system, the neoliberal agenda, and why she doesn’t have a copy.
Jacob Sam-La Rose is a writer and poet of British-Guyanese heritage, born and raised in England. La-Rose is a leading figure within the UK’s youth slam poetry movement, passionately communicating his belief in the power of poetry to change people’s lives. His work Breaking Silence collects poetry that is … “fresh, vivid and masterly in its evocation of contemporary Britain.”
Onno Govaert studied jazz drums and graduated cum laude from the Conservatorium of Amsterdam in 2009. His playing has variously been described as ‘innovative’, ‘spectacular’, ‘relentless’, ‘possessed by the devil’ and ‘post Jim Black’.
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