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The Word as Body

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Ezra Miles, Benjamin Gilbert. Source: Wellcome Collection. Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0).

What you’ll do

Come and view a 500-year-old book and explore medieval life and the evolution of the printed word with poet Ezra Miles. He will lead you through an interactive poetry workshop examining health, history, religion, death and writing. Ezra will show you extracts from his poetry collection, written over his residency at Wellcome Collection, and then guide you in writing your own. Please bring a willing attitude and a curious mind.

About your host

Photograph of Ezra Miles

Ezra Miles

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Ezra Miles is a poet from London. His work has been published internationally in both print and digital publications.  He recently completed a residency at Wellcome Collection, writing a book of poems responding to its medieval archives. 

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