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Vince Laws is a poet, artist, performer, campaigner. He writes poetry, performs poetry and makes visual poetry, paintings, collage, posters, film, installations and recordings: “As an artist, I define what art is. As a poet, I define what a poem is. If my art can be anything from a painting to a concept, so can my poetry. I am a poem.”

Cultural Olympiad sightlines

1 June 2012


cripples though hoops - text in the form of an eye-test

Share it, print it out, stick it up where it can be seen, slip it in your notes, leave it in on a desk, post it on to friends, the people least able to campaign for themselves are being traumatised by the state. The mentally ill are being assaulted. Disability is not a life-style choice. Fund us properly, enable us, and then we can do our best - and our best is amazing. Our best will reward you far more than forced labour. This is our country. You govern on our behalf and we demand to be...

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