Themes & guest poets

Matthew Silver performing at SpokenWord’s ”Going insane” night, January 2018

SpokenWord themes & guest poets/performers:

Themes are suggestions to inspire, you don’t have to follow them.

Mar 4th — Time Travel — Jamika Ajalon
Mar 11th — Seeing Things — Rufo Quintavalle
Mar 18th — Ireland — Dylan Harris
Mar 25th — Wisdom — Robert Isaf

Apr 1st — Fool — Christian Ames
Apr 8th — Mourning — Bonafide Rojas
Apr 15th — Ecology — Steve Dalachinsky
Apr 22nd — Illuminations — Erin Byrne
Apr 29th — Exit — Unfortunately Jennifer Blowdryer has had to cancel.

May 6th — Liberation — Anika Love
May 13th — Language — Adeena Karasick
May 20th — May Madness — Henrik Aeshna
May 27th — Night — Win Harms

June 3rd — Grandmothers — Francis Dropkin reads the poetry of Celia Dropkin
June 10th — Roots — Double bill: Cecilia Woloch (poetry) & Pearlann Porter with John Lambert (dance, music, words)
June 17th — Travelling Blind — Miss Yankey
June 24th — Internet — Sophia Lucia

July 1st — Frustration — Jack Cooper
July 8th — Summer — Ben Aleshire
July 15th — Race — Skye Jackson
July 22nd — Spy — Diana Norma Szokolyai & Dennis Shafer
July 29th — Rituals — Mark Norman Harris

SpokenWord will be on holiday all August and starts again 2nd September.

Reckon you’ve got what it takes to be the guest poet?
Got a great idea for a theme?

If you’ve got both strong poetry and skill at performance then talk to Antonia Klimenko or David Barnes at SpokenWord on Monday or drop an email to spokenwordparis @

David Barnes