Mel White is a spoken word poet who lives in Tuamgraney. In 2017 she won the Eigse Michael Hartnett Poetry Slam and was shortlisted for Listowel Writers Week poetry competition. In 2016 she won the Cuirt Festival of Literature Poetry Slam and placed second in the Tower Poetry Slam. She has performed her poetry at numerous events including Electric Picnic, Body and Soul, Lingo festival, K-Fest, Eigse Michael Hartnett, Cloughjordan Speakeatsy, Limerick Fringe, The Winter Warmer Festival, Limerick Spring Festival of Politics and Ideas, Tom Cat festival and Stanzas. Her poetry is both personal and universal: she provides a backdrop of vivid imagery – drawn from her own colourful life experiences – through which she comments on a range of social issues, in a manner that is dynamic, entertaining and often moving.
saturday 9th june 1pm Anita's gallery