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Time: 16:00 - 18:00

Date: 31 January, 2020

Cost: Free

Event Category: Other , Performance , Slam

Website: https://spokenweb.ca/events/bodies-in-lyric-by-tanya-evanson-on-spoken-word/

Location: 4th SPACE, Concordia University—Montreal, Venue WebsiteView map

Organizer: Atwater Poetry Project, View Organizer Website

Oral poetry, storytelling, monologue, slam and experimental sound performance remain at the fringes of the literary world–largely because they lack a critical framework. This talk will examine some current states in spoken word and look at the work of three Tiohtià:ke/Montreal-based artists: Kaie Kellough, Moe Clark and Cat Kidd.

We round it all out with a live performance featuring Tanya Evanson on vocals, Jahsun on percussion and Jean-Michel Frédéric on keys. A co-presentation of Spoken Web, the Atwater Writers Exhibition, and the Atwater Poetry Project.


January 31st, 4-6 p.m. @ 4TH SPACE, Concordia University