Celebrating the art of letter writing as a form of creative self-expression and global citizenship, young women at Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School wrote letters to young people in Freetown, Sierra Leone as part of Wish You Were Here – a collaboration between English PEN and Sierra Leone PEN for Word2012 led by writer – Kayo Chingonyi.
Here are some of their letters:
- RT @IslingtonMayor: thanks to @WordIslington. Wonderful evening listening to primary pupil poets from @ThornhillLondon . Well done @allcha… 9 hours ago
- RT @allchangearts: Looking forward to the wonderful annual #Word2018 #WordsareBirds this evening 7pm @ThornhillLondon with #primarypupilpoe… 12 hours ago
- RT @Islingtonlibs: We're supporting Poetry For A Change. #nationalpoetryday #words4word @PoetryDayUK @WordIslington @PaulLyalls @MichaelRos… 13 hours ago
- RT @Islingtonlibs: In Islington we celebrate diversity - from fabulous Words of Wisdom women poets to Drag Queen storytime - just a few of… 13 hours ago
- RT @Islingtonlibs: Just about to start #RollUp #RollUp talk at @IslingtonLHC for @WordIslington and @circus250 https://t.co/D1R6cNEA39 1 day ago