Event calendar

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Midsumma presents Rapid Fire

22 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

12 writers, 6 minutes each

Passionate Tongues featuring Yoram Symons' chapbook launch of The...

22 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Hosted by ‘the patron-saint of Melbourne poetry,’ poet and photographer Michael Reynolds, what began as a...

Magic Stevens presents Cool Intentions

24 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

The January Edition of a monthly spoken word event.

Launch: Andy Jackson's "Music Our Bodies Can't Hold"

25 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Join Andy Jackson for the launch of “Music Our Bodies Can’t Hold” in Castlemaine.

lowercasepoetry: revival

25 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Geelong’s best (and only) poetry & prose nights held monthly, usually with a theme.

Afro Hub presents I Exist Therefore I Am featuring Manal Younus, Bigoa...

25 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Afro Hub invites poets from Melbourne’s African community to share their experience of identity, gender...

2018 Manifestations

27 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Featuring Tariro Mavondo, Charlotte Laurasia Raymond, Sharifa A Tartoussi, Jerzy (Brojay) Beaumont, and...

Ruckus Slam @ Rainbow Serpent Festival

28 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

The infamous Ruckus Slam makes its return to Melbourne in 2018 at Rainbow Serpent Festival!

We Work This Shop

28 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

We Work This Shop is a place for poets and spoken word artists of all styles and levels to bring their...