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In this episode of Likh, the Process, we talk to poet, spoken word artist and curator, Ankita Shah. A co-founder of The Poetry Club (TPC) and current programming manager at G5A, she’ll be talking about TPC’s humble beginnings and how it developed, detailing the steps of it’s evolution and giving insight into how to build and nurture a poetry community. To open, she does a special performance of her poem ‘Parallel’.
Check out the poems featured in this episode in their entirety by clicking the links below
— ‘Borders’ by Ankita Shah
— ‘Light Years’ by Ankita Shah