This week's featured poet is spoken word champion Tahani Salah, with Panamanian/Brooklyn Jazz DUO Aquiles Navarro & Tcheser Holmes!
TAHANI SALAH is a performer, poet, and activist based in Brooklyn, New York. She currently serves as a youth outreach coordinator and Board Member with Urban Word NYC. She is also a member of the Nuyorican Slam Team and author of the forthcoming book Respect The Mic. Tahani has also been featured on HBO’s Def Poetry Jams. She is passionate about peace and activism and carries that into the classroom as a high school educator, showing how life creates art and using it all as a tool of expression.
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 – 10 slots, first come, first served.
The Poet in New York is generously supported by the National Endowment of the Arts, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs