Poetry On Sunday

“An ode to the poets that be”

Spoken word performances presented by We The People… & Paradiso Amsterdam.

Latanya Alberto – ‘Royal (Recall)’ & ‘Red Flags’

 aug 22, 2021

With her poetic flow, Latanya gives us a medley of her songs ‘Royal (Recall)’ & ‘Red Flags’, accompanied by Rafael Devante.

Abdo Hassan – ‘Melodic Cairo’

aug 8, 2021

Tales of Cairo, as told brutally and beautifully honest by Abdo Hassan in ‘Melodic Cairo’.

Kain Slim – ‘I Remember’

aug 1, 2021

Rhymes backed with emotion, Kain Slim delivers a powerful and touching performance of ‘I Remember’.

Roziena Salihu – ‘Dunne Lijn’

jul 25, 2021

Roziena Salihu effortlessly challenging gender norms in her piece ‘Dunne Lijn’.

Melanin Kris – ‘Without Roots, No Legacy (Act 1)’

jul 18, 2021

‘Without Roots, No Legacy’! Listen to Melanin Kris’ poetic manifesto ‘Without Roots, No Legacy (Act 1)’.

Kevin Groen – ‘A Grammar Lesson in Sexual Violence…’

jul 11, 2021

Kevin Groen confronting us with painful but important truths.

Suehaylee- ‘Rondjes’

jul 4, 2021

Suehaylee asking critical questions about ‘we’ and ‘the self’ in her poem ‘Rondjes’.

MC Lost – ‘Tjieng Boi’

jun 27, 2021

“Real is universal, so they understand me”. Yes, MC Lost! Check out this stripped down version of his song ‘Tjieng Boi’.