8th Overload Poetry Festival
7.45pmPoetry in Motion: Video poems from around the world
Presenting three selections of poems from Australia and overseas 'written' with moving images. In Melbourne City Poems
film maker David Rozetsky explores four poets' impressions of the city: Luis Gonzalez Serrano, Elizabeth Campbell, Philip Salom and the late Dorothy Porter. New Directions
, curated by Wordjammin' from Sydney, features video poems by Patrick Jones, Ruark Lewis, Angela Stretch, Lull and Tudor Bucea. And lastly, Sjaak de Jong presents his selection of local and international audio-visual poems.
8.45pmSkype Slam: Bristol vs Overload
Overload has teamed up with the Bristol Poetry Festival, UK for an inaugural Australian/British poetry slam, live via skype! Best to get in early and buy tickets as soon as they go on sale, because this is going to be the hottest gig cyberspace has ever seen!
More information available at http://www.overloadpoetry.org/