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POETIC DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS

Our first Poetic Declaration was curated by National Poet Laurette, Simon Armitage. World renowned Poets contributed their response to each of the 30 Articles of Human Rights with special performances from Lemn Sissay, Jackie Kay and Linton Kwesi-Johnson,

 

Inspired by the Ripples of Hope performances, school children proclaimed their own Declaration.

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POETIC DECLARATION PERFORMANCES

Playback performances of each poets contribution to the Poetic Declaration of Human Rights. The 30 Articles were split into 3 sections with each performance including 10 original poetic responses and a selected poems from our special guest.

GM DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS

School children from across Greater Manchester submitted their poetic responses to each of the 30 Articles of Human Rights. See the world and the acknowledge the rights of a child through their eyes.