This week's featured poet is Ana Bozicevic, 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.
Ana Božičević is the author of Stars of the Night Commute (Tarpaulin Sky Press, 2010) and Rise in the Fall (Birds, LLC), a 2013 Lambda Literary Award Winner. Her translation of It Was Easy to Set the Snow on Fire by Zvonko Karanović will be published in 2015 by Phoneme Media. She edited Diane di Prima’s lectures for Lost & Found: The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative at the CUNY Graduate Center, where she studies poetics. She also teaches poetry at BHQFU in New York. Currently Ana is working on her third book, The Joy of Missing Out.
**Coming this Fall at Bowery Poetry are Workshops! Poetry courses taught by New York City's finest! Find out more here: www.bowerypoetry.com/workshop. Ana Božičević will be teaching the second workshop!
The Poet in New York is generously supported by the National Endowment of the Arts, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.