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Small Pleasures Project: Online Poetry and Art Anthology

As part of its online Small Pleasures Project, DINA has commissioned 10 poets and 10 artists to produce new work stemming from the theme of small pleasures during lockdown. The online anthology of their work will be released on 23rd July.

Poets:
Genevieve Carver, Joey Connolly, Nadia Emam, Suzannah Evans, Tashinga Matewe, Otis Mensah, Vicky Morris, Sez Thomasin, Ben Wilkinson and Warda Yassin.

Artists:
Chris Alton & Emily Simpson, Becca Brown, Jessica Jane Charlston, Tomekah George, Simon Green, Kirsteen Hardie, Aliyah Hussain, Will Kendrick, John Molesworth and Alex Sickling.

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