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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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Happy New Year Spokenworders!

It’s been an unforgettable year, 2015, Monday after Monday, downstairs au Chat Noir. Thank you everybody. Thank you Sabine Dundure for your pictures. Welcome 2016!

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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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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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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 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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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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