The Poet in New York

Sep
08
Mon, 08 September 2014 // 09:00 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)

THE BEST POETS IN NEW YORK…

Ft. Poets Adam Fitzgerald and Eileen Myles, Musical Guest No Sky God, and your host Nikhil Melnechuk.

ADAM FITZGERALD is the author of The Late Parade (Liveright, 2013) just out in paperback. He teaches at NYU and Rutgers University. Recent poems can be found in The New Yorker, Poetry and Boston Review. He is co-director of The Ashbery Home School.

EILEEN MYLES (http://eileenmyles.com) was born in Cambridge MA in 1949, attended catholic schools in Arlington and graduated from UMass (Boston) in 1971. She came to New York in 1974 to be a poet. Her latest: Snowflake/different streets is a dos a dos, meaning you turn it over and it’s another book.

NO SKY GOD is a rock band based in Brooklyn. http://www.noskygod.com

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 www.thepoetinnewyork.com.

$10 admission at the door. Come at 8:30 to sign up for the OPEN MIC.