Each SoA special interest group is run by an elected committee. The PSWG committee campaign on issues related to poets and spoken word artists and organise events across the country.
PSWG is run by a committee of eight elected members. Their term of office lasts for three years. Any PSWG member can apply for a position on the committee provided that they have the support of two members. The Chair is elected by the members of the committee.
Founding board members are Tamar Yoseloff, Atar Hadari and Helen Shay. Rachel McCarthy, Shazea Quraishi and Jacqueline Saphra joined the committee in 2018. Katrina Naomi became committee member in 2019. Alwyn Marriage and Keith Jarrett joined the committee in 2020.
We are happy to forward an email to any of the committee on your behalf.
Chair of the Poetry and Spoken Word Group
Kavita A. Jindal