Author Archives: Antonia Alexandra Klimenko

Adeena Karasick to Guest at SpokenWord Paris May 21st–Monday’s Theme: Language

Adeena Karasick is a New York based Canadian poet, performer, cultural theorist and media artist and the author of eight books of poetry and poetics. Her Kabbalistically inflected, urban, Jewish feminist mashups have been described as “electricity in language” (Nicole … Continue reading

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Hanniffa Patterson to Guest at SpokenWord Paris May 14th–Monday’s Theme: Identity

Hanniffa Patterson is a Jamaican who has lived in Paris for over 6.5 years and in France for 8. She has been writing and hoarding her poetry since she was 5 years old, but truly got the courage to share … Continue reading

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Rudka Zydel, Yuuri Miki, Katsuhiko Murata to Guest at SpokenWord Paris May 7th–Monday’s Theme: Voice/Sound

Rudka Zydel (born 1987) – lives in Krakow, slam poet since 2012. Winner of the first National Slam Poetry Championship in Poland. Performed all around the country, tries to give high school students a voice during slam poetry workshops. Loves … Continue reading

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Jeffrey Greene to Guest at SpokenWord Paris April 30th—Monday’s Theme: Domestic Narratives

Jeffrey Greene has published five collections of poetry, most recently Beyond Our Means (2016).  He is the author of the memoir French Spirits and three personalized nature books.  A fourth nature book, Seven Music Forests, is under contract. He is … Continue reading

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Carl Watson to Guest at SpokenWord Paris April 16th–Monday’s Theme: Film

Carl Watson is a poet, fiction writer, playwright and critic.  He grew up in Northwest Indiana and has since lived in Portland Oregon, New Orleans, Chicago, New York and Paris. He has traveled extensively in India and other parts east … Continue reading

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Moe Seager to Guest at SpokenWord Paris April 9th–Monday’s Theme: I Care

Moe Seager has published 5 books of poetry and will issue his next collection with Onslaught press, Oxford, U.K. Seager also leads jazz ensembles in Paris and New York and other cities as a singing jazz poet. He is the … Continue reading

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Iris Colomb to Guest at SpokenWord Paris April 2nd–Monday’s Theme: Repetition

Iris Colomb is an artist, poet, curator, and translator based in London. Throughout her practice she explores different relationships between form and content, applying a design approach to poetic projects. She has given individual, collaborative and interactive performances in both … Continue reading

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Bethlehem Daniel to Guest at SpokenWord Paris March 26th–Monday’s Theme: Art

Bethlehem aka Bett is a community arts organizer from Portland, Oregon. Her and her cosmic sisters started an underground open mic, Deep Underground, in a basement of a special home we call Lost House. DUG has grown to doing open … Continue reading

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Ray Knight to Guest at SpokenWord Paris March 19th–Monday’s Theme: Reparation / Renewal

Ray Knight, the rapper and enigmatic figure, travelling the world while creating music for you to not only hear but to experience.  Never one to be placed in a box, his sound is as diverse as his talents. A sound … Continue reading

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Tommy Sissons to Guest at SpokenWord Paris March 12th–Monday’s Theme: Childhood

Tommy Sissons is a 22-year-old award-winning poet and playwright. He is the 2014 Slambassadors national slam champion, runner-up in the 2016 Roundhouse Poetry Slam and a two-time regional Hammer and Tongue slam champion. He has performed in venues across the UK … Continue reading

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