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Spoken Word Poetry

Will Gompertz meets emerging young poets at the Roundhouse Poetry Collective in London, and offers them expert advice from performance poets Hollie McNish and Polar Bear.

Will Gompertz meets young poets from the Roundhouse Poetry Collective in London, and offers them expert advice on composing spoken word pieces from performance poets Hollie McNish and Polar Bear.

If you are inspired to get involved in poetry or spoken word - or indeed any other areas of artistic endeavour - there's lots to discover at the BBC's Get Creative website http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/sections/get-creative

Producer: Paul Kobrak.

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30 minutes

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Thu 14 Apr 2016 11:30

Darius shares the first lines of his work

Darius shares the first lines of his work

Gabriel reads his poem to the group

Gabriel reads his poem to the group

Hollie McNish helps one of the groups merge their lines

Hollie McNish helps one of the groups merge their lines

The Roundhouse Poetry Collective wrote spoken word pieces around the theme of fear

The Roundhouse Poetry Collective wrote spoken word pieces around the theme of fear

The group came up with a place, time, light and sound to base their poem in

The group came up with a place, time, light and sound to base their poem in

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