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Poetry at Absinthesalon featuring Quinoa Blessed

26 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Come on down to the finest bar in town to indulge your senses: tulip lighting, Absinthe drinking and kick...

Melbourne Poets Union 4th Annual Trust Fund Fundraising Dinner

26 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

After the grand delight that was last years MPU Trust Fund Dinner, they are back on Lygon St for delicious...

Christopher James White presents Once Again: Words from my Father

26 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Christopher James White is a poet and illustrator from Atlanta who’s been travelling the world since...

Magic Steven: Change of Heart

26 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

July Edition of an ongoing Monthly Night at Bella Union.

Slamalamadingdong Double Trouble Slam featuring Pan Afrikan Poets

27 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Slamalamadingdong, Melbourne’s premiere poetry slam, invites slammers to pair up, team up, to slam in...

Victorian Poetry Slam Heat - Stawell Library

28 July 2017
State Library Victoria

The search is on for Australia's 2017 poetry slam champion!

wāni Le Frre: Tales Of An Afronaut

28 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Melbourne-based poet wāni Le Frère transports audiences through the world of a third-culture generation,...

1812 Theatre Spoken Word

28 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

The 1812 Theatre host a night of spoken word.

Dan Poets featuring Eddy Burger

29 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

The Dan is Melbourne’s longest running weekly poetry venue is now in its 24th year.