By Chikondi Lungu
People who love English poetry in the country will in December breathe a relief as a company of an all gold poets is set to date them.
The event organised by a group of poets with the same motive to build an English Poetry society in the land is scheduled to venue at KwaHaraba Art Gallery in Blantyre on December 11, this year.
According to one of the organizers, Yankho Seunda, who is also one of the headliner, poetry lovers should expect nothing but a blast from unforgettable encounter with unexplored talent.
“It is about time we embrace the spirit of supporting our very own. These are amazing poets that speak to the souls and not only do they use poetry as an art tool but also something that will keep people on the edge of their sits come the 11th of December,” said Seunda.
Seunda further said preparations are still underway and in shape as they have been performing among themselves every Wednesday- weekly, for the past months, at the same venue.
The event dubbed ‘Rising of Spoken word Poetry’ will bring together artists such as Gemini, Mwai Simbota, Hewpoet, Panacea, Tendai, Rabie, Yangairo Yangairo, and Brian.
In coating gold with gold the show will also be spiced by acoustic music performances from Eddie and Malala.
Tickets for the show are currently available at KwaHaraba Art Gallery in Blantyre.