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Will Cox to Guest at SpokenWord Paris November 18th–Monday’s Theme: Daily Routines

Will Mountain Cox is an American-born writer living in Paris; he serves on the Artistic Committee of the Mona Bismarck – American Center for Art and Culture there. His first book, With Paris in Mind, was published in November by … Continue reading

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Lesley-Ann Brown to Guest at SpokenWord Paris November11th–Monday’s Theme: Liberation

Lesley-Ann Brown is an author and poet who has lived the last 20 years in Copenhagen, Denmark. Her blog Blackgirl on Mars was one of the first to write about Blackness, womanhood and expat living in Europe. Her recently published … Continue reading

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Ed Bell to Guest at SpokenWord Paris November 4th–Monday’s Theme: Exile

Ed Bell isn’t looking for paradise, despite the thorny road that has led him to the here and now. As host of a Paris-based literary association for the last three years, he has encountered hundreds of short, yet lived, experiences. … Continue reading

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Jeffrey Greene to Guest at SpokenWord Paris October 28th–Monday’s Theme: Clairvoyance

Jeffrey Greene has published five collections of poetry.  He is the author of the memoir French Spirits and three personalized nature books.  A fourth nature book, Seven Music Forests, is in production. He is also the author of Shades of … Continue reading

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Rethabile Masilo to Guest at SpokenWord Paris October 21st–Monday’s Theme: Rhythm

Rethabile Masilo is a Mosotho poet who has lived in France for more than 30 years.  He left his country, Lesotho, as a refugee in 1981, eventually ending up in the USA where he continued his biology studies. He moved … Continue reading

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Jennifer Blowdryer guests at SpokenWord Monday 7th Oct

JENNIFER BLOWDRYER got her dumb name from her SF punk band, the Blowdryers, in 1977. She’s written columns for Maximin rock’n’roll, New York press, and downtown, and her books include: white trash debutante, modern English : a slang dictionary, and … Continue reading

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Carrie Chappell to Guest at SpokenWord Paris September 30th–Monday’s Theme: Invocation

Originally from Birmingham, Alabama, Carrie Chappell is the author of many poems, some of which have appeared in 45th Parallel, Anastamos, CALAMITY, Cimarron Review, cream city review, FORTH Magazine, Harpur Palate, Leveler, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, and those that this. Her … Continue reading

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Jamika Ajalon to Guest at SpokenWord Paris September 16th–Monday’s Theme: Taking it Back

Author / wordist and inter-disciplinary artist, Jamika Ajalon works with different mediums independently, but also in  multiple  fusions- incorporating written and spoken text, sound/music, and visuals.   Her poems, stories and essays have been published in various digital and hard … Continue reading

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Thibaut Narme to Guest at SpokenWord Paris September 9th–Monday’s Theme: Food

Thibaut Narme was born in Courcouronnes, France and grew up in the urban sprawl of Dammarie-les-Lys on the outskirts of Paris. After getting his Bachelor in Economics from the Sorbonne University, he moved to Sweden, then onto Denmark, where he … Continue reading

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TRANS-EUROPE EXPRESSION: Win a trip to Manchester to compete for £500

90-second slam competition Paris heat – 23rd September at SpokenWord Practice – round 2 at SpokenWord on 9th and 16th September INFO & RULES for the 23rd September heat Format 3 rounds with up to 15 contestants – 12 is … Continue reading

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