Bowery Slam feat. Poet Laureate Nkosi Nkululeko!

Mon, 01 February 2016 // 09:00 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)

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

This week's feature is NYC Youth Poet Laureate,NKOSI NKULULEKO! With your host Ashley August!

Signups and doors at 8:30pm 5 slam slots, first come, first served Prep 3 poems//3 mins each// Everyone spits twice, top 3 to last round//Top 2 advance to our February 15th Semi-Finals!

At the door: $10 admission / $15 for PoetNY & Bowery Slam

Online: $8 for Bowery Slam / $13 for Poet NY & Bowery Slam ---> __ NKOSI NKULULEKO, the 2016 NYC Youth Poet Laureate, is a Callaloo Fellow and The Watering Hole Fellow. He has received nominations for the American Voices Award, Independent Best American Poetry and The Pushcart Prize. Nkosi was a member of the 2014 Urban Word NYC Slam Team and 2015 Urbana-NYC Slam Team. His work is currently published in No Token, Rose Red Review, Hobart and elsewhere. He lives in Harlem, New York, listening to Jazz. __ Bowery Poetry Monday Nights are generously supported by Tito's Handmade Vodka.