This week's featured poet is Yuko Otomo, with jazz by Aquiles Navarro & Tcheser Holmes, your host Nikhil Melnechuk, and special guest Arlene Naganawa.
is a visual artist & a bilingual writer of Japanese origin. She writes poetry, haiku, essays & art criticism. Her latest books are “STUDY & other poems on art” (UDP) & “Elements” (the Feral Press).
ARLENE NAGANAWA is from Seattle and her chapbooks are called Private Graveyard and The Scarecrow Bride.
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.