This week's featured poet is Maureen Miller, with jazz by Aquiles Navarro & Tcheser Holmes, and your host Nikhil Melnechuk.
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.
MAUREEN MILLER, M.D. M.P.H. is a pathology resident in New York. Her clinical research focuses on environmental origins of chronic disease, including work for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIH-NIEHS). In 2009, she helped found the popular Web annotation platform Genius (www.genius.com). Her poetry, prose, and comedy has published online in the Atlantic, Paris Review, McSweeney’s, n+1 Occupy!, Huffington Post, the Rumpus, Prelude, the Awl, and Amazon.com Kindle Singles (A Taste of My Own Medicine, 2012). (doctorwritermaureenmiller.tumblr.com)
The Poet in New York is generously supported by the National Endowment of the Arts, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs