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Apples and Snakes

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Apples and Snakes is England's leading organisation for performance poetry and spoken word. It runs over 90 performance poetry events and over 670 educational workshops every year, and provides top quality training and artist development opportunities for both new and established poets. Established in 1982, Apples and Snakes has worked with a dazzling array of poets, from Phill Jupitus and Lemn Sissay to Zena Edwards and Polarbear. Based in South London, it has established a network of Programme Coordinators in six regions of England.
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