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The Prop Up - 5th July 2019

A neurodiverse night of music

Supported by the Royal College of Psychiatrists, this night hosts improvised jams and a carefully curated bill of artists celebrating those who create with a background of mental health issues. Hosted every month at the Luna Lounge in Leytonstone, here's the usual structure of the night:

8pm - opening jam
9pm - showcase from artists using music in mental health recovery
9.45pm - band headline set
11pm to late - open jam

The official event link will be posted here shortly after confirmation of acts (by 15th June).

Academic events

27th June - Storytelling for Health Conference, Swansea
- Presenting research on the uses of urban music creation as an intervention and recovery support tool in mental health contexts

13th July - Creative Bridges Conference, Bristol
- Presenting insights gained whilst using hip-hop and spoken word to rich my perspectives on clinical medicine in a talk titled "Between hip-hop and Hippocrates: How rap helped humanize medicine"

19th July - Science Gallery London Youth Symposium 

- An experiment in 'co-creation', where I will guide 50 young innovators from Mumbai, Dublin, Venice, Detroit and more in collectively writing and performing a spoken-word piece about the future.