Bowery Slam SEMIFINAL feat. Patricia Smith

Feb
15
Mon, 15 February 2016 // 09:00 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)

The New Generation of Slam. Compete for a slot on the Bowery Slam Team!

This week's feature is Patricia Smith, with your host Ashley August.

$10 admission / $15 for PoetNY & Bowery Slam Signups and doors at 8:30pm Top Slammers from the preliminary rounds compete for a spot in the finals. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2502845

PATRICIA SMITH (www.wordwoman.ws) is the author of seven books of poetry, including Shoulda Been Jimi Savannah, winner of the Lenore Marshall Prize from the Academy of American Poets, and Gotta Go Gotta Flow, a just-released collaboration with photographer Michael Abramson. Patricia is a professor at the College of Staten Island and an instructor in the MFA program at Sierra Nevada College.

Bowery Poetry Monday Nights are generously supported by Tito's Handmade Vodka.