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DEAFFIREFLY: PLAYING WITH POETRY / DeafFirefly aka Donna Williams

DEAFFIREFLY: PLAYING WITH POETRY / DeafFirefly aka Donna Williams

‘Poetry in motion’ is a phrase that's most often used as a cliche, one that’s used to describe fast cars or effortlessly talented dancers. But it’s also an entirely literal description of poet Donna William’s work. Her performance ‘Playing With Poetry’ explores the interplay between English and BSL poetry. Her first poems are spoken in English. Then, she performs them in BSL, her movements bringing tenderness and lyricism