Poem-roaring lion to be unveiled in Trafalgar Square
A bright red lion which roars poetry generated by members of the public is to be unveiled in London later.
The fluorescent sculpture will join four existing lions on Trafalgar Square for five days as part of the London Design Festival.
Passersby will be able to type in a word on a screen next to the lion, which will then create a poem based on that word, generated by an algorithm.
By day, the poem will be shown on a screen inside the lion's mouth.
At night time a stream of poetry will be the projected onto Nelson's Column.
Words, with the exception of names of people or swear words, can... read more
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