The Poet in New York

Mon, 31 March 2014 // 09:00 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)


Ft. Poet Carina Del Valle Schorske, Ziek McCarter, and the extraordinary Musician/Poet Shawn Randall of Symphonics Live

Come to hear where New York poetry is going, and sign up for one of our 10 OPEN MIC slots. Vote for your favorite poem to be published online at

$10 admission at the door. Come early to sign up to read!

CARINA DEL VALLE SCHORSKE ( is a poet, translator, editor, and essayist longing to leave Cambridge, Massachusetts. She is a MacDowell Writing Fellow and her writing has appeared in the Yale Literary Magazine, Transition, and the Hypocrite Reader, among other venues. She's heard of Twitter (@fluentmundo) but is more invested in working with traditional forms, like Facebook.

ZIEK MCCARTER ( is a young San Fran Front-man/ Singer/Songwriter and Entertainer Extraordinaire, whose soulful voice and electrifying stage presence have quickly become a captivating force in the Bay Area’s music scene. After traveling the nation and performing alongside SF Funk bands like, Afrolicious, Ziek McCarter & The Soul Train Revival, Con Brio, Martin Luther, Will Magid Trio, and ‘Oscar Myers & Steppin’, Ziek was successfully funded by fans at large through Kickstarter to produce his Solo Debut EP entitled, "Eden". Experience "Eden" as Ziek McCarter provides you a live preview into this very place he calls, "the source of life and love"