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Sporting Poets #33

20 May 2018
The Sporting Poets
Jennifer Compton, Phillip Hall, Sian Vate

Part of the 2018 Melbourne Spoken Word & Poetry Festival, May's Sporting Poets will feature Jennif

[MSWPF18] The Poetic Process: Workshop with John Englezos

20 May 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

In this workshop, John Englezos will be going through his poetic process of taking an initial idea and...

[MSWPF18] Compliment Death Match

20 May 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Inspired by similar events in the US slam scene, Benjamin Solah hosts a special compliment death match,...

[MSWPF18] Sporting Poets featuring Sian Vate, Phillip Hall & Jennifer...

20 May 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Sian Vate, Phillip Hall and Jennifer Compton

Speaking the Sacred featuring Karla Riddell and Trevor Caroll

20 May 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

A place out of time to be engrossed in all that is cherished within us, and all that is honoured outside...

[MSWPF18] Spoken Word at Bar Oussou

21 May 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

A night for the poetic sweepings of the inner north to degenerate into sleaze, vitriol, and confusion.

Book launch: Seagulls on the Ganges - Mon 21 May 2018 at 6:30pm

21 May 2018
Readings Bookshop

Mon 21 May 2018 at 6:30pm

Sofija Stefanovic in conversation - Mon 21 May 2018 at 6:30pm

21 May 2018
Readings Bookshop

Mon 21 May 2018 at 6:30pm

David Eagleman: The Creative Brain

21 May 2018
The Wheeler Centre
David Eagleman and Natasha Mitchell

Creativity and ingenuity are the qualities that set our species apart, argues neuroscientist David...