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Slamalamadingdong Double Trouble Slam featuring Pan Afrikan Poets

27 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Slamalamadingdong, Melbourne’s premiere poetry slam, invites slammers to pair up, team up, to slam in...

Victorian Poetry Slam Heat - Stawell Library

28 July 2017
State Library Victoria

The search is on for Australia's 2017 poetry slam champion!

wāni Le Frre: Tales Of An Afronaut

28 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Melbourne-based poet wāni Le Frère transports audiences through the world of a third-culture generation,...

1812 Theatre Spoken Word

28 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

The 1812 Theatre host a night of spoken word.

Dan Poets featuring Eddy Burger

29 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

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

GriffinSlam 2017 featuring Nour Abouzeid

29 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

GriffinSpeak has been curating nights of diverse voices and stories for almost a year now and it is high...

Be Mused featuring Rhonda Crisp, Vanessa Fernandez, and Graham Turner

29 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Be pleasantly challenged and inspired at ‘Be Mused’ – Poetry & Humanity at ‘The Resistance’ – Bar...

Poets' Corner Gathering featuring Kylie Supski

30 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Poets’ Corner gathering usually includes a guest poet set and always has open mic sets.

Poets Off The Hook Open Mic

30 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Welcome to a brand new poetry event at Tago Mago, running in conjunction with the already fun ‘Blame...