Ian McMillan presents Radio 3's Friday night cabaret of the word. Ian's guests include Jean Binta Breeze, Katy Layton Jones, Karen McCarthy Woolf. Born and raised in Jamaica, Jean Binta Breeze is an internationally renowned dub poet and storyteller, and the first woman to come to prominence in the male dominated dub poetry scene. As she writes in her poem 'The Garden Path', "I want to make words/music/move beyond language/into sound". Her latest book is 'The Verandah Poems' (Bloodaxe) Karen McCarthy Woolf is one of the poets invited by Radio 3 to write a new poem to celebrate its 70th anniversary as part of the 'Three Score and Ten' Series. She published her debut collection 'An Aviary of Small Birds' (Carcanet) in 2014. Katy Layton-Jones is a Cultural historian and historical consultant. She examines our changing relationship with the city in her book 'Beyond the Metropolis' (Manchester University Press).