We had the pleasure of Matt Harvey, poet extraordinaire, coming to Sidmouth last week:
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Futures Forum: Plastics Week in Sidmouth >>> Matt Harvey: performance poet "whimsical, ecological, political and just plain funny": Friday 11th May
He brought along his friends:
With a little more biographical info here:
Tilley and Cliff were created by the sculptor Lal Hitchcock from debris collected along the Jurassic coastline here in Dorset. I love the attitude that they both exude!
The poet Matt Harvey has written a great dialogue between the two characters finishing 'I am so glad you washed up on my shore'
Tilly and Cliff | lindastuff | Blipfoto
The Jurassic Journey so far - Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site
Here is Matt explaining his friendship:
Poems for driftwood lovers and corporate thieves | Matt Harvey | TEDxExeter - YouTube
Poems for driftwood lovers and corporate thieves Matt Harvey TEDxExeter with English subtitles (closed captions) and transcript
And here is artist Lal talking about hers: