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brutality or love : curated by Elle K

July 5, 2021 @ 7:00 pm 10:00 pm

Red Betty Bar is the latest acquisition of Cozen St Art Studios director, Joel Gailer
+ his long time collaborator & fellow printmaker artist, Jenny Hall.

this event signifies the first poetry night at Red Betty under their new reign. the night has been curated by Elle K.
part of the night will feature poems by her closest friends: Sammaneh Pourshafigi, Marcus Encel, Akemi and more.
the mic will also be open to anyone who would like to perform.

the theme wishes to explore the duality of our existence.
BRUTALITY: with the recent bouts of lock down, the deeper ills of our world have been revealed to us, in an unprecedented way.
as saddening & maddening as it all is, we must still be hopeful and tuned into the frequency of shaping a better world. :LOVE

we look forward to the presentation of every word that will be spoken on this night!

Fine Print
+ this event is independently organised of Melbourne Spoken Word
+ readers must register to perform for scheduling & numbers purposes
+ readers can recite poetry from other artists as long as it relates to the theme

+ it is encouraged for readers not to read from their phones


July 5, 2021
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Elle Kanara

Red Betty

Rear of 859 Sydney Rd, entrance via Cozen St
Brunswick, 3056
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