your city. your microphone. your blank page
The 2019 Melbourne spoken word & Poetry Festival
July 12 - 28
The 2019 Melbourne Spoken Word & Poetry Festival features more than 60 events over 18 days, with spoken word performances, poetry readings, open mics, slams, workshops, featuring the voices of the local Melbourne poetry scene alongside international and interstate guests. With 31 events with open mic sections, this festival is not just about listening but participating.