Tag Archives: Poetry

Shaking the Company

By Alberto Rigettini I’m informed by the organizers that after 13 years and 650 sessions, attended by thousands of people, the writing group will come to an end because the new management at Shakespeare & Company decided not continue letting … Continue reading

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Autumn leaves by Sabine Dundure

A selection of moments, snapped by Sabine Dundure, downstairs au Chat Noir…

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Le Bordel De La Poesie au Grand Pigalle Hotel

It’s called Le Bordel De La Poesie or The Poetry Brothel in Paris. Poetry Whores sell their souls… ehm, their poems. With private readings in hotel rooms. This Wednesday and Thursday night at the Grand Pigalle Hotel. Info & Reservations … Continue reading

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SpokenWord Paris awarded Best Writers Community 2016 by The Expatriates Magazine.

Thank you all voters and non-voters, all members of this community.  

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Halloween took October away. Some pictures to remember it.

Photos taken by Sabine Dundure during October, Au Chat Noir, on Mondays.

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A new season has started: Snaps by Sabine Dundure

After the summer break a new season opened: our 10th year, as an urban legend says. Hot it’s still hot, and besides the classical shyness of every September, crowded already. These are just a few moments captured by Sabine Dundure. … Continue reading

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June at SpokenWord Paris: Highlights by Sabine Dundure.

This gallery contains 46 photos.

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Comparing Chiaroscuro Techniques: Gerrit Van Honthorst vs Sabine Dundure.

A comparison between “The Denial of St.Peter” by Gerrit Van Honthorst dated 1622 and “The Birthday of  St. Leo Sirois” by Sabine Dundure June 2016.

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May, June, Inondations…

As our friend Peter Deaves reminds us, the Seine never made it to Belleville, not even in 1910. Not even to Oberkampf. We are safe here in this underground bunker. We don’t need to move our masterpieces somewhere else as … Continue reading

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March has gone. Memories from a basement.

Welcome April. March has gone. So many memories. But in case you forgot we still have a monthly selection of Sabine Dundure‘s pictures, so that when you’ll be old enough you can show your grandchildren how it was in Paris, … Continue reading

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