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Listen: Zena Edwards reads her Weatherfronts poem on climate justice

  • By Sam Sedgman
  • 16th February 2015

Commissioned for the Weatherfronts project, Zena Edwards' poem 'When Earth Speaks Through Flesh' takes the image of a woman kneeling before armed police as inspiration to address climate change. [read more] In the player below, listen to Zena perform her poem, and introduce some of the cultural and political reference points it intersects with.

This poem was commissioned for the Weatherfronts project, a collaboration between Free Word and TippingPoint that brought writers and scientists together to explore new ways of writing about climate change. Learn more about the project here, and read the other commissions in full here.



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