For Us and By Us CIC presents an evening with Yrsa Daley Ward ft The Josh Craig

  • Sunday | 14.07.24
  • 7.30pm
  • Band on the Wall, Manchester
  • Free entry

A journey of poetry, beats and story with acclaimed writer and poet Yrsa Daley-Ward featuring NYC-based sound artist The Josh Craig.’ 

Yrsa Daley-Ward, a Jamaican-Nigerian writer and poet, is known for her acclaimed works “bone” and “The Terrible” and for contributing to Beyoncé’s Black Is King. She explores overlooked aspects of the human condition in her writing, addressing topics such as mental health, sexuality, love, grief, and addiction. Her dreamy poetic newsletter ‘the utter’ goes out to thousands of subscribers twice weekly.

Free entry

Artists on stage: 8.30pm
Curfew: 10.00pm
Stage: The Venue