Become a spoken word poet with Manjit Sahota

Manjit Sahota

Learn how to bring a poem to life, turning your writing into a spoken word performance. First, you'll need a poem that you think will sound great live. Then, watch Manjit's video, and download his guidance, where he gives you top tips and shows you how to perform.

Don't yet have a poem? Why not visit our Poetry Academy and try a writing activity? You'll soon be on your way to becoming a spoken word poet.

Manjit Sahota is a Nottingham-based poet who runs the Poets Against Racism collective of performers who challenge, discuss and confront racism through unique forms of art. Manjit is a poetry, play and participation specialist. Read about and follow Manjit's poetry activities and activism by clicking here.