tumblr_l68ov47ILo1qb69qjThe Dan O’Connell is pretty much the oldest running poetry gig in Melbourne, and it happens every week on Saturday afternoon with a feature poet each week and an open mic, it’s a relaxing afternoon of poetry, free entry at 225 Canning Street, Carlton.

These are feature poets at the Dan over the next two months.

May 3 – Emily Manger

May 10 – Lee Kofman

May 17 – Dan Poets Competition Registration Day

May 24 – Eric Beach

May 31 – Dan Poets Competition Day

June 7 – Domenique Hecq

June 14 – Kristin Henry

June 21 – Double Feature New/Young Poet Day with Bridget Loughhead and Brendan Reed Dennis

June 28 – Patrick Boyle

Benjamin Solah