This week's featured poet is Liz Peters, with Panamanian/Brooklyn Jazz DUO Aquiles Navarro & Tcheser Holmes!
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.
LIZ PETERS (http://elizabethpeters.tumblr.com) is a poet, educator, and curator. She has a B.A. from UC Santa Cruz in Anthropology and Literature/Creative Writing and a certification in Permaculture Design. She is the author of two chapbooks The Alanon Coloring Book (2010) and Trashy the Little White Pony (2015). Her poems have been published in The Pharmakon, No Dear Magazine, Chinquapin, and were featured by the rock band Point Reyes on their album Warszawa (Cakes and Tapes, 2012). She lives in Brooklyn, works at BA+S, and also teaches homeschool in Manhattan. Liz is the co-curator of The Poet in New York, and creates programs for the Bowery Poetry Club.
The Poet in New York is generously supported by the National Endowment of the Arts, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs