Speakeasy Southwest members Edson Burton & Miles Chambers are curating a performance of special guests for Sanctum. Edson is a writer, storyteller, and historian who has supported Simon Armitage, Dana Bryant, Abdul Malik & Jan Blake. He has twice been selected as pick of the week on Radio 4. Edson is the author of poetry collection. Seasoned 'The essence of Edson Burton’s fine first collection is its struggle to unpack the trunk of history and come to terms with what that contains.' Helen Dunmore. Performance poet, broadcaster & chef Miles Chambers is a former South West Slam Champion, & winner of the US v Britain Slam. His commissions include a poem for the inauguration of US President Barak Obama (BBC) Rev Jessy Jackson Bristol visit welcome (Paul Stephenson) Lord Mayor's Banquet. Miles has performed his work for broadcast television with Jamie Oliver and Nigel Slater respectively.