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Bar Oussou Spoken Word

24 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

A night for the poetic sweepings of the inner north to degenerate into sleaze, vitriol, and confusion.

KoLABorAYshun featuring The Bitter Disappointments and Helchild

25 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Melbourne’s premiere multimedia experimental Spoken Word event is back!

Melbourne Poets Union Celebrates Fabulous Women featuring Fee Sievers and...

26 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Melbourne Poets Union (MPU) is a self-funded not for profit organisation dedicated to the promotion of...

Poetry at Absinthesalon featuring John McKelvie

26 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Hosted by Melbourne street poetry legend, Grant Alexander Mccracken, at Absinthesalon.

Afro Hub Poetry Slam featuring Tenda McFly

27 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

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

Slamalamadingdong! featuring Magic Steven

27 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Slamalamadingdong is Melbourne’s premiere poetry slam, being the only slam in Australia currently PSI-...

Poetry@Chrissy Hills featuring Olivia Wykes

27 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

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

What Washes UP featuring Christo Warner

27 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Christo Warner, the gesticulating street poet from Byron Bay.

Dan Poets featuring Ian McBryde

29 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

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