October 2022 Spoken Word Events
Another month, another list!
Thank you all for your support of the September list! Each month I'll work to improve the list to make it more accessible. Feedback and advice are appreciated!
This month, the list is presented by Country - seek out your location, and check out the fantastic events happening in your area. Please let me know if your region/location/event is not included.
I am now seeking November events! As always, events can be sent to me across all social channels (@BexPoet) or via email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Keep supporting Spoken Word!
Kicking things off North of the wall! Here is a list of the Scottish Spoken Word Events taking place this month
2nd October: Poets do disconcerting variety with Richard Harries - Like a blot from the blue.
2nd October: National Poetry Day - Writing for the Environment Poetry Workshop led by Dr. Katie Ailes
3rd October: Like a Blot from the Blue presents Decent Beings at the Blue Lamp
6th October: National Poetry Day - A Celebration of local writing
12th October: Speakin' Weird
3rd October: Open Book x Push the Boat Out Festival - Workshop 2
6th October: Rock the Boat Open Mic - Push the Boat Out Festival
7th October: Loud Poets Edinburgh - Featuring Mark Grist, Len Pennie, Mae Diansangu & Kevin P. Gilday
9th October: Lost in Leith Presents: Spoken Word, Music & Pamphlet Market
9th October: Between the Lines New Poetry Line-up with Roshni Gallagher as part of the Edinburgh Multicultural Festival
10th October: Little Living Room x Typewronger
10th October: Thrive Fest x Spit it Out - Poetry & Spoken Word
14th October: Paul Case: Dead White Anarchists + Open Mic
18th October: Typewronger Open Mic Reboot III
27th October: Rogues so Banished
31st October: Loud Poets Open Mic - Spooky Edition with feature Lewis Brown
2nd October: Word Up - Spoken Word Cabaret
4th October: Poetry at Inn Deep
10th October: Candlelight Open Mic - October @ The Old Toll Bar
11th October: Poetry at Inn Deep
14th October: The Anxiety Cabaret
17th October: Curlers Cosy Corner
18th October: Poetry at Inn Deep
25th October: Poetry at Inn Deep
There are loads of events taking place all across England this month! Check it out by location below.
Berwick Upon Tweed
6th October: Genesis Slam - October Edition
6th October: Poetry Night: My Place: Home in a changing world
11th October: Harry & Chris - Unashamed & Absolute Faves
12th October: Jess Mookherjee and Peter Raynard London Launch of New Nine Arches Collection
13th October: Kentish Town Spoken Word Open Mic
19th October: Dead White Anarchists
23rd October: Jawdance x Bloomsbury
25th October: Process Productions Open Mic
27th October: Spoken Word Night
N. Ireland, ROI, Wales & Online
My sympathies to poets and poetry lovers in N.Ireland, ROI and Wales! My knowledge of your poetry scenes is much less than in Scotland or England. Anyone who can help me with this please get in touch!