This Saturday is Woman Scream 2016, the Sixth Woman Scream International Poetry Festival in association with WA Poets Inc and the Women Poets International Movement. Your MCs for the afternoon will be Christine Della Vedova and Tineke Van der Eecken.
The format is Open Mike – all welcome
This year’s message is against ancient practices and laws of abuse against women, such as rape, Genital Mutilation, stoning, acid attacks on women and girls.
The theme is Desert Flowers, in honour of Soraya Manutchehri, stoned to death in 1986, falsely accused of adultery.
Poems to theme are encouraged but not a necessity. All are welcome and encouraged to participate in this festival of poetry.
See you this Saturday 2pm-4pm, The Moon Café, 323 William Street Northbridge.
The following week we have
12-Mar-16 Amy Hilhorst & Caitlin Mahony