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# lingo-festival - Thursday 20 October, 2016

"Art's job is to question the status quo, not to ever accept it" - Spoken word and social change

A spoken word festival will be held across multiple venues in Dublin this week.

"Humour resolves conflict, and it doesn't threaten" - Blindboy on mental health, society and Gasc**tism

We chatted to one half of the Rubberbandits ahead of the Lingo 2016 spoken word festival.

# lingo-festival - Thursday 15 October, 2015

"There are a lot of dead poets on tea towels in tourist shops - this is about live poetry"

Ireland’s a hotbed of activity in the spoken word and poetry worlds, as this new event proves.

# lingo-festival - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Meet the people making poetry cool again in Ireland

Lingo Festival takes place in Dublin this weekend.