FEATURED ARTIST: POP-UP ESSEX WRITERS HOUSE
Mark Grist is an award-winning poet, teacher and battle rapper based in the UK. He’s clocked up millions of views for both his poetry and rap battles online and regularly tours live shows in the UK and overseas.
His first collection of poetry, ‘Rogue Teacher’ is out with Burning Eye Books, he’s just finished work on a TV documentary with Red Bull ‘Mark Grist Battles the World’ and is currently recording a new Radio series about hip-hop called ‘Mark Can’t Rap’.
While in residence at our Pop Up Essex Writers House, Mark will be working on a new Edinburgh show.