Michael Smith – Sunday

Prescient words from Michael Smith who was murdered in 1983 because of the words he spoke. Trinidadian poet, John La Rose, said he “came across our sky like a comet, and vanished.” Sunday I sit Sunday not meditating on people clapping shouting meek shall inherit earth but meditating freedom I shall not die a natural […]

Michael Smith – BCA

On 25th June 2015 Hannah Lowe, Kayo Chingonyi, and Tim Wells read commissioned poems in tribute of Michael Smith. The 1982 Arena documentary Upon Westminster Bridge was also screened, Anthony Wall introduced his film. Anthony Wall and Roxanne Escobales Red Tam Hat for Mikey Smith Haven’t thought of you in years 1981 is history, but […]