Tag Archives: Poem

Monday 15th: UNFAIRNESS & PREJUDICE with our guest poet Nicholas Karavatos

NICHOLAS KARAVATOS is a poet. A graduate of Humboldt State University in Arcata and New College of California in San Francisco, he currently teaches literature & writing at the American University of Sharjah near Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. … Continue reading

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January’s gone. It was great. This is going to be another unforgettable year.

Photos taken downstairs at the Chat Noir by Sabine Dundure:

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December 21st our guest poet is Youssef Alaoui-Fdili. Theme: Winter

December 21st at SpokenWord, the theme is Winter and our guest poet: Youssef Alaoui-Fdili. Moroccan-Latino, born in California, his family and heritage are an endless source of inspiration for his varied, dark, spiritual and carnal writings. He has an MFA … Continue reading

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November’s gone. Some pictures to remember it.

Photos taken by Sabine Dundure during these November Mondays:

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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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We Are Creating Real Poetry Fans…

Spring is here and it’s getting hot downstairs at the Chat Noir. Air-conditioning? No way! It’s not poetic enough. That’s why we decided to produce our own poetry fans. A very new way of reading poems and be cool. Cause … Continue reading

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Tonight @ Poets Live: Elizabeth Willis, Eugene Ostashevsky, Alberto Rigettini & Dante Alighieri

Elizabeth Willis, Eugene Ostashevsky and “Whadda Hell?!? The Inferno for Dummies.” Alberto Rigettini decanta Dante. Tuesday 7.30 pm at Berkeley books: lasciate ogni speranza voi ch’entrate…  More info here.

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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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