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HOME COOKING SEASON 4: THE EUROPEAN SPOKEN WORD FAMILY

HOME COOKING SEASON 4: THE EUROPEAN SPOKEN WORD FAMILY

The fourth season of Home Cooking podcasts commissioned by Apples and Snakes  focuses on Europe, hear from poets and collectives across England…

This month, Berlin based spoken word artist Pete the Temp interviews poets and promoters in France, Germany and the Netherlands while touring there. He asks why British poets should visit mainland Europe and how they can do it.

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Pete Bearder – The Best Poetry Slam in the World

Pete Bearder – The Best Poetry Slam in the World

Spoken word artist Pete Bearder (a.k.a. Pete the Temp) heads to Berlin in search of The Best Slam in the World…

I am at The Best Slam in the World. Seriously, that’s its name – ‘Der Beste Slam in Der Welt’. Big name poets, on a small island, observed by a 400 strong audience on an adjacent beach. Where? The suburbs of West Berlin. Yes, a slam held on a lake, with a fake beach, surrounded by a wooded park, deep in suburbia. I’ve been to a …

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