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Off The Shelf festival present – The Roma Enlightenment and Romani Dreams – Monday 8th October

http://www.offtheshelf.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Roma-horses-image-1-1-e1537183156109.jpgValdemar Kalinin is a celebrated Romani language poet and author, born in Belarus and resident in the UK for 25 years. He will take us on a personal, cultural and poetic journey sharing his collection of posters, books and ephemera from 1930s Russia. Embodying the promise of the ‘Roma Enlightenment’ Kalinin guides us with passionate readings from his poems Romani Dreams.

Tickets – £6/£4 (concs) – Buy advanced tickets from here

Venue – Quaker Meeting House, 10 St James’ Street, S1 2EW