This week's featured poet is Paul Muldoon, 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.
PAUL MULDOON (www.paulmuldoon.net) is an Irish poet and professor of poetry, as well as an editor, critic, and translator. He has taught at Princeton University since 1987, and has been poetry editor of The New Yorker since 2007. In addition to the Pulitzer Prize, he has received an American Academy of Arts and Letters award in literature, the 1994 T. S. Eliot Prize, and more. He has been described by The Times Literary Supplement as "the most significant English-language poet born since the second World War."
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