In this 1 hour-45 minutes interactive session performance poet Rochelle D'silva will introduce the elements required to create a spoken word poem. Through videos and writing exercises she will focus on what it takes to write a performance poem. The workshop will also touch upon basics of poetry writing.
Admission Fee (Non-refundable): Rs. 500/-
Date and Time: AUG 6th, 4:00-5:45PM
Venue: Grand Ballroom, The Leela PalaceAbout Rochelle D'silva :
About Rochelle D'Silva: Award-winning performance poet Rochelle D'Silva writes about her travels, cultural influences, and personal experiences. Her journey as a spoken word poet began in Melbourne in 2011. Since then, she has won an Encouragement Award at the Doris Leadbetter Poetry Cup and has featured in Peril Magazine as a contemporary Asian-Australian poet. She has published an anthology titled ‘A Conversation in Four Parts’ in collaboration with three other poets. She holds poetry workshops on creative writing and performance poetry, as well as curates a monthly poetry open mic in Mumbai - ‘Words, Tell Stories’ - featuring local and international artists.