Be Spoke Podcast

Hosted ByThe Spoken Word Community of Singapore

The Wonder of Words, The Power of Performance

The Be Spoke Podcast is a collection of spoken word performances from the creative scene in Singapore.

This podcast was launched with an initial 27 poems from spoken word poets Marc Nair, Stephanie Dogfoot and Deborah Emmanuel, and then Be Spoke will be an ad hoc home for spoken word material




All Episodes

Back Again – Stephanie Dogfoot

The Be Spoke Podcast welcomes Stephanie Dogfoot to our living audio anthology of spoken word poetry from Singapore. From her book, this is “Back Again” Stephanie Dogfoot is a spoken word poet, performer, educator and stand-up comic based in Singapore. Author of debut poetry collection ROADKILL FOR BEGINNERS (Math Paper Press). Winner of the 2012...

A Real Man – Marc Nair

Marc Nair is a poet and photographer from Singapore, this is his poem, “A Real Man” His works bear witness to beauty, truth and hope. He has published and edited twelve books of poetry and is the co-founder and principal photographer of Mackerel, an online culture magazine. He is a recipient of the 2016 Young Artist...

Sampan – Marc Nair

Marc Nair is a poet and photographer from Singapore, this is his poem, “Sampan” His works bear witness to beauty, truth and hope. He has published and edited twelve books of poetry and is the co-founder and principal photographer of Mackerel, an online culture magazine. He is a recipient of the 2016 Young Artist Award. His...

God is a DJ – Stephanie Dogfoot

The Be Spoke Podcast welcomes Stephanie Dogfoot to our living audio anthology of spoken word poetry from Singapore. From her book, this is “God is a DJ” Stephanie Dogfoot is a spoken word poet, performer, educator and stand-up comic based in Singapore. Author of debut poetry collection ROADKILL FOR BEGINNERS (Math Paper Press). Winner of...

When The World Ends, Will You Be Eating Hokkien Mee – Stephanie Dogfoot

This is the fourth work from Stephanie Dogfoot from her book ‘Roadkill for Beginners’ Stephanie Dogfoot Facebook Page Mixed by Adam Yamin

Unidentifiable Object – Deborah Emmanuel

Deborah Emmanuel (b.1988) is a Singaporean artist, most recognised for her work as a poet, singer and theatre-maker. Deborah’s gifts have taken her across oceans, from the spiritual settings of Bali and Kathmandu to the vibrant cities of Berlin, London and New York. Her powerful performances have been at select events like TEDx Singapore and The Performance Theatre, and have toured...

Box Troll – Deborah Emmanuel

Deborah Emmanuel (b.1988) is a Singaporean artist, most recognised for her work as a poet, singer and theatre-maker. Deborah’s gifts have taken her across oceans, from the spiritual settings of Bali and Kathmandu to the vibrant cities of Berlin, London and New York. Her powerful performances have been at select events like TEDx Singapore and The Performance Theatre, and have toured...

Diogenes Was Right – Stephanie Dogfoot

This is our third work from Stephanie Dogfoot from her book ‘Roadkill for Beginners’ Stephanie Dogfoot Facebook Page Mixed by Adam Yamin

Dragon’s Tongue – Deborah Emmanuel

Deborah Emmanuel (b.1988) is a Singaporean artist, most recognised for her work as a poet, singer and theatre-maker. Deborah’s gifts have taken her across oceans, from the spiritual settings of Bali and Kathmandu to the vibrant cities of Berlin, London and New York. Her powerful performances have been at select events like TEDx Singapore and The Performance Theatre, and have toured...