Verse From The Verge – Poetry, Song And The Gypsy Storytelling Tradition


For a thousand years, Romany culture was maintained almost exclusively through spoken and sung tradition. Damian discusses the past, present and future of Gypsy storytelling, interspersed with his own poems and ballads. Poet, filmmaker and journalist Damian is editor of Travellers’ Times, a website and magazine for Gypsies, Roma and Travellers.

Damian Le Bas