Bowery Slam Feat. TRACE DEPASS! (QUEENS YOUTH POET LAUREATE)

Apr
18
Mon, 18 April 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 TRACE DEPASS, with your host Ashley August!


Residing in Jamaica, Queens, Trace DePass is currently a freshman at Brooklyn College and recipient of a National Gold Medal from Scholastic for his writing portfolio, “Black Boyhood.” As a former Youth Board member, he uses his poetry to address issues that young people of color face and welcomes the idea of development through the use of art and poetry. Last year, he was selected to be the 2016 Teen Poet Laureate for the Borough of Queens and was been published in Scholastic’s Best Teen Writing of 2015.

$10 admission / $15 for PoetNY & Bowery Slam Signups and doors at 8:30pm 5 slam slots, first come, first served. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2528900

Bowery Slam is generously supported by the Radio Drama Network.