100 Verses for 3 Estates is a piece conceived by Alec Finlay in answer to the question "What is Animate?
100 Verses for 3 Estates forms part og Gavin Wade's ongoing work 'Strategic Questions'
The Book '100 Verses for 3 Estates' comes out of a series of 6 renga conducted in and with the community of the Kings Norton 3 Estates over a whole year working to a schema proposed by Alec Finlay.
Master Poet for all 6 renga was Paul Conneally.
The film '100 Verses' by Ravi Deepres was premiered at the New Generation Arts Festival 2007 in Birmingham UK