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The 2019 Melbourne Spoken Word Prize

6 December 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

The 2019 Melbourne Spoken Word Prize is its fifth annual prize night presented by Melbourne Spoken Word....

Dan Poets featuring Phu-Linh Tran

7 December 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

The Dan is Melbourne’s longest running weekly poetry venue is now in its 25th year.

Speak Out: Language & Liberty

7 December 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

In conjunction with the 2019 Moreland Summer Show, the Counihan Gallery In Brunswick is seeking speakers...

Melbourne Poets Union End of Year Party

8 December 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

It’s the end of the year again, so it’s time for the MPU End of year party.

POSTY Poetry & Spoken Word Special Delivery

9 December 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

POSTY Poetry & Spoken Word Special Delivery is a new fortnightly open mic event hosted by Hamish Danks...

Passionate Tongues Poetry featuring Scott-Patrick Mitchell

10 December 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

Hosted by ‘the patron-saint of Melbourne poetry,’ poet and photographer Michael Reynolds, what began as a...

Spoken Word at Bar Oussou

16 December 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

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