French poet, several times runner-up in the French national Poetry Slam.

© CCCB, Carlos Cazurro, 2019

Sébastien Gavignet, better known as Saiban, is a poet and vice-champion slammer for France in the 2015 Slam, as well as team champion in 2016. Saiban has worked to expand the competition scene in France by creating the collective Slam Tribu and starting up Poetry Slams in Riems and Nice, as well as the European festival Reims Slam Europe. As for published works, he is co-author of the book Beat Attitude (bilingual in English and French) in France.

Update: 13/03/2019 12:00 am


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Kosmopolis 19

The Stories that Move the Slam

Poetry Slam with Marta B., Adriana Bertrán, Comikk MG, Dive Dibosso, Rakaya Fetuga, Margalida Followthelida, Lisette Ma Neza, Diego Mattarucco, Dani Orviz and Saiban