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Joe Kriss

Wordlife Editor

Joe Kriss

Make Yourself At Home with… Sheffield’s Home Delivery Services

They say necessity is the mother of invention. Coronavirus has pushed businesses in Sheffield to innovate in many ways, one of which is the widespread adoption of home delivery services, which offer a lifeline to many independent traders and could transform the way we spend forever.

Tim Etchells Endland

Endland is the latest release from Sheffield-based publisher And Other Stories. Tim Etchells is better known as the artistic director of i…

Sean Colletti / Philip Walsh / Tom Guest

We've got three poems for you this month and a whole range of great free literature events coming up in Sheffield this autumn. We're particu…

Otis Mensah

SAFE METAMORPHOSIS by Otis Mensah and Miroslav Kiss Otis Mensah is one of the most prolific and exciting new artists in Sheffield. Occupyi…

SAFE METAMORPHOSIS
by Otis Mensah and Miroslav Kiss

Otis Mensah is one of the most prolific and exciting new artists in Sheffield.

Occupyi

Nikesh Shukla On The Good Immigrant

Originally conceived of in the rose-tinted pre-Brexit, pre-Trump era, The Good Immigrant features 21 writers of colour exploring their perceptions of race, and was crowdfunded in just three days.

SOLAR: Walking Through Art

We use apps for almost everything these days, from banking to navigation, but what about art? SOLAR is a new art walking app for Sheffield, …

Kate Tempest: Poet, Playwright, Rapper

"I know we've only just met, but can I have a cigarette?" It'd be pretty much impossible to turn Kate Tempest down, not only because she's k…

Jackie Kay: On The Outside

Jackie Kay is one of the UK’s best loved poets and novelists, and is the guest curator of this month’s Off The Shelf Festival of Words. She’…

Six Years On.

December tends to be the time when you take stock of the past year and make plans for the coming months. I was filling out a funding applica…

December tends to be the time when you take stock of the past year and make plans for the coming months. I was filling out a funding applica

Mark Grist: Dead Poets and Rap Battling

Mark Grist is a poet, promoter and former teacher but also the unlikely public face for Don't Flop, the UK rap battle organisation, after hi…