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“After a Night of Terror, Poets Rewrite Their Love Affair With Paris”. An article by Chris Newens on Narratively.

This article on Narratively talks about a group of poets in Paris during this period of terror. You might recognize poets like Alberto Rigettini, David Barnes, Josh Cake, the Poetry Brothel’s Crew and many others, including yourself, downstairs au Chat … Continue reading

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A new exciting season is about to start…

Well, yes, a new exciting season already started. We are glad to discover that spending a Monday night at SpokenWord Paris is considered: N.3  among the experiences to have in Paris before you die. And we’d like to share with … Continue reading

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Photo-report from SpokenWord Paris on June 15th : Boats, Trains, Planes!

Images from June 15th. Photos by Sabine Dundure, except one. Guess: The theme: Boats, Trains, Planes. Guest Nomadic Poet: Cecilia Llompart from The New Wanderer Poetry Collective. More pictures on our facebook page. See you every Monday (Summer included).

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Spoken Word in Paris April 27th: Time!

April 27th, the theme is time running out and the bell keeps sounding for 3 rounds and 22 performers if we don’t count that the whole room took part to a Poetry Workshop The Other Writers Group style. Special guests … Continue reading

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Spoken Word Paris on March 30th: Dreams & Schemes and on April 7th: Beat!

Here is Sabine’s Dundure‘s photo-rumble from the two unforgettable nights. She also suggests you to listen these two songs to better remember those fleeing moments. Click for the soundtracks: Dreams and Schemes & Beat and for full facebook albums Dreams and … Continue reading

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Spoken Word Paris March 9th: Strangers!

Pictures by Sabine Dundure. Full album here. She suggests you listen to this while surfing her pictures. Smiles, right hands & knick-knacks. See you on Monday with dentists.

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Spoken Word Paris Feb 9th: FRIENDS AND LOVERS!

Spoken Word Paris on Feb 9th, the theme was FRIENDS AND LOVERS. Our Guest poet Youssef Alaoui. Photos by Sabine Dundure. More Photos here. See you all on February 16th for a belligerent theme:  “WAR OF THE SEXES”. Only one … Continue reading

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Photo-Report: Spoken Word Paris January 26th – Separation!

The theme was “Separation” but we stayed all close together in the crammed full Black Cat cellar. 3 rounds, 26 actual performers, 12 aspiring performers on the waiting list, 8 songs including David Sirois personal jingle and those are just … Continue reading

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Spoken Word Photo-report from January 5th: My plan for world domination begins with…

Featuring Elliott, Francesca, Bernard, Ret, Thomas & Pushkin, David Barnum, Thibaut, Ferdinand and Charlie and George Whitman. Yoshka, Kelly, Matthew, Alberto, David Sirois, Fred, Alex Manthei (See you soon!) John, Alison, Brianna, Maurissa, Leyla, Ania, Nancy, Kara and DR&B and … Continue reading

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Spoken Word Paris December 8: I’m not gay…. really!

Spoken Word Paris December 8: I’m not gay…. really! Guest Poet: Troy Yorke reading from is new book: Hole in my side. Photos by Sabine Dundure. More photos here. See You next Monday: Fishy! Special Guest: Fun King Nero. Cheers! … Continue reading

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