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Henrik Aeshna/Eros en Feu to Guest at SpokenWord Paris May 20th–Monday’s Theme: May Madness

Henrik Aeshna/Eros en Feu is a multimedia artist, poet, polyglot translator living in Paris. He is the founder and editor of Paris Poets, Tsunami Gang (wild art & poetry magazine) and Paris Surréaliste, the nomad poet/fire thief of the Great … Continue reading

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Adeena Karasick to Guest at SpokenWord Paris May 13th–Monday’s Theme: Language

Adeena Karasick is a New York based Canadian poet, performer, cultural theorist and media artist and the author of ten 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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Anika Love to Guest at SpokenWord Paris May 6th–Monday’s Theme: Liberation

Anika Love’s irruptive love-and-sorrows are channeled into visual and literary art which expose the unseen. Anika liberates the self from barring constructions of normalcy through her subversion of “proper” formulas. The expressionistic nature of her work is the unleashed burst … Continue reading

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Erin Byrne to Guest at SpokenWord April 22nd–Monday’s Theme: Illuminations

Erin Byrne is the author of Wings: Gifts of Art, Life, and Travel in France, editor of Vignettes & Postcards from Paris and Vignettes & Postcards from Morocco, and writer of The Storykeeper  film.  Erin’s travel essays, poetry, fiction and screenplays have won awards including … Continue reading

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Steve Dalachinsky to guest at SpokenWord Paris April 15th–Monday’s Theme: Ecology

Poet/collagist STEVE DALACHINSKY was born in Brooklyn in1946. His book “The Final Nite” (Ugly Duckling Presse – 2006) won the PEN Oakland National Book Award. His latest cds are “The Fallout of Dreams” with Dave Liebman and Richie Beirach (Roguart … Continue reading

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A reading from Baldwin’s ‘Little Man, Little Man’ by Tejan Karefa and Aisha Karefa-Smart

A double feature this Monday at SpokenWord. As well as the great spoken word poet Bonafide Rojas, we are happy to welcome James Baldwin’s niece and nephew to SpokenWord on 8th April, where they will read from Baldwin’s ‘Little Man, … Continue reading

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Bonafide Rojas to Guest at SpokenWord Paris April 8th–Monday’s Theme: Mourning

  Bonafide Rojas is the author of four collections of poetry: Notes On The Return To The Island (2017), Renovatio (2014), When The City Sleeps (2012) & Pelo Bueno (2004). He’s appeared on Def Poetry Jam & has been published in numerous anthologies & journals. He’s in the band The Mona … Continue reading

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Robert Isaf to guest at SpokenWord Monday 25th March

Robert Isaf is an award-winning poet and journalist from Atlanta. He has performed across Europe and the United States, and has recently relocated to East Germany, where he is working with the medieval Aramaic poetry of Gregory Barhebraeus and on … Continue reading

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Dylan Harris to Guest at SpokenWord Paris March 18th–Monday’s Theme: Ireland

Dylan Harris, https://dylanharris.org/, is Luxembourgish. He was born in blighty before Sputnik first flew. His recent poetry collection is big town blues (published by the UK’s Knives Forks and Spoons Press), which unites Dublin & Paris in one book. His … Continue reading

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Rufo Quintavalle to Guest at SpokenWord Paris March 11th–Monday’s Theme: Seeing Things

Rufo Quintavalle was born in London in 1978, studied at Oxford and the University of Iowa and has lived in Paris for the last fifteen years.  He is the author of eight books of poetry, the most recent of which, … Continue reading

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