Dial-A-Poem France gathers the work of 31 French-speaking authors. While some knew and collaborated with John Giorno, others are from a younger generation of poets, including many from the LGBTQIA+ community, echoing Giorno’s concerns as a queer artist and activist.
Selected by Benjamin Thorel, publisher and cofounder of 
After 8 Books in Paris
Recorded at *Duuu, Paris, 2022

Daphné B.
Julien Blaine
Jean-François Bory
Barbara Braccini
Mia Brion
Olivier Cadiot
Jacques Demarcq
Marcel Devillers
Jacques Donguy
Exotourisme (Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster & Perez)
Claire Finch
Jérôme Game
Liliane Giraudon
Arnaud Labelle-Rojoux
soto labor
Tarek Lakhrissi
Marguerin Le Louvier
Jean-Jacques Lebel
Marius Loris Rodionoff
Josèfa Ntjam
Gaëlle Obiégly
Laetitia Paviani
Élodie Petit
Nathalie Quintane
Théo Robine-Langlois
Clément Rodzielski
Grégoire Sourice
Julie Sas
sabrina soyer
Valentina Traïanova
Benjamin Valenza