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Penny Pepper has been a writer and activist within the disability arts movement for 20 years. She has written articles for dao, Arts Disability Culture Magazine, Disability Now and Ouch! She has also written short stories for DAO and is the author of Desires (2003), a controversially unique collection of explicit fiction focusing on disabled people, relationships and sex.

Penny Pepper urges you see her next Wednesday at Rich Mix, Hackney, London

14 April 2010


Super fast blog! I am manic, manic, manic, today and feeling like the whole world, or maybe dao world at least should come and see me do my spoken word stuff as a featured act, next Wedsnesday. It will be a grand evening of words and thoughts, upbeat, slowbeat and everything in between. It's for Jawdance, an Apples and Snakes event and the details are: Richmix 35-37 Bethnal Green Road London E1 6LA** and here's there link to Jawdance on Facebook Hope to see...

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Penny Pepper is looking for an actor - super fast

14 April 2010


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This is an attempt at a fast blog, haha. I can be pithy when I want. Poetry and film demand that especially. Tight precision I mean. So right now I am fighting as per, and feeling like Drowning not Waving (see Stevie Smith poem) but we have to pootle on, don't we? I fear there'll be more Prozac soon, but sometimes it helps. I'm all over the place and it gets messy, so we'll see. A performance next Weds, more on that soon. I'm booked for a featured slot, hurray! I am working on the film for a...

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