A Poem and Living History Walk
Stratford station forecourt by bus station opposite old shopping mall, at bottom of steps leading over to Westfield
Tickets £4-£7 available at eventbrite
A Poem and Living History Walk, starting on the forecourt of Stratford station, lasting 2 1/2 hours (including half hour break). On the walk, Jude Rosen will perform poems from her Reclamations collection (thamesis 2016 forthcoming) inspired by walks, voices and narratives of the Olympic zone and Lower Lea Valley, and a leading urban activist and writer on Games Monitor website will provide a living history commentary on struggles over the environment - ownership and use of the land, housing, employment and recreation on the marshes and creative alternative initiatives.