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Stop Making Sense!

Wildly creative nonsense

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Sometimes we think so much about what words mean that we forget about how they sound. There are groups of poets who love the sounds of words so much that they aren't bothered about making sense at all!

Spike digging into the machine.

This experiment is inspired by the artists who called their movement after a sound, the Dada-ists. They reacted to a world of rapid change and mechanisation by making work that defied logic.


To make a poem of sound and nonsense, we're going to write The Song of the Machine.

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