The Poet in New York

Mon, 18 August 2014 // 09:00 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)


Ft. Poet Christopher Soto, Musical Guest Frank Perowsky, a special guest perforamance by Jo Wallfisch, and your host Nikhil Melnechuk.

Christopher Soto (aka Loma) is a queer latin@ punk poet who is concerned with dismantling patriarchy and white supremacy. They are currently curating Nepantla: A Journal Dedicated to Queer Poets of Color in collaboration with The Lambda Literary Foundation. They have work published in Columbia: A Journal, Acentos Review, Anti-, and more. They are an MFA candidate in Poetry at NYU.

Bowery's Premier Poetry Night, with the best OPEN MIC, Featured Poets, and Music in NYC. Vote for your favorite poem to be published online at

$10 admission at the door, $5 for past #TPiNY winners. Come at 8:30 to sign up for the OPEN MIC.