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Spoken Word Films from Urban Africa featuring Piriye Altraide

20 November 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Australian Festival of African Film presents a fundraiser featuring spoken word artists from the African...

To the Ends of the 'Verse Northcote

21 November 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

To the Ends of the ‘Verse is all open mic, all the time, hosted between two venues, The Skylark Room out...

Afro Hub Poetry Slam featuring Idil Ali

23 November 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Afro Hub is a monthly open mic where poets can share their work.

Whiplash: a solo show by Scott Wings

23 November 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Scott Wings brings his physical theatre and poetic mashup style to a new level with Whiplash.

Poetry @ Chrissy Hills featuring Helen Lucas

23 November 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Poetry@Chrissy Hills originally began as a bi-monthly reading called ‘...

Melbourne Poets Union Awards Night

24 November 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Join the Melbourne Poets Union for their last event, presenting the winner of the 23rd MPU International...

Literary Lesbians: launch of Gabrielle Everall's Les Belles Lettres

24 November 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Girls on Key is excited to finally have an official book release party for Gabrielle Everall’s book of...

Workshop: The Poetree

25 November 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

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Dan Poets featuring Peter Bakowski

25 November 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

The Dan is Melbourne’s longest running weekly poetry venue is now in its 24th year.