PoetNY Open Mic feat. Gabriel Ojeda-Sague

Aug
22
Mon, 22 August 2016 // 06:30 PM
Bowery Poetry, 308 Bowery, NYC (map)

NYC's Best Poetry Open Mic returns, featuring Gabriel Ojeda-Sague, and special guest Hannah Wood!

With jazz by #BoweryDuo Aquiles Navarro & Tcheser Holmes, and your host Nikhil Melnechuk.

Gabriel Ojeda-Sague is a Latino queer Leo living in Philadelphia, PA. His first collection, Oil and Candle (Timeless Infinite Light, March 2016), is a set of writings on Santeria, war, and the precarity of Latino-American lives. He is also the author of the chapbooks JOGS (2013), a re-writing of the Joy of Gay Sex, Nite [Chickadee]’s (GaussPDF, 2015), a collection of Cher’s tweets on systematic racism and violence, and Where Everything is in Halves (Be About It, 2015), poems against death through The Legend of Zelda. His work can be found at ojedasague.com.

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$10 admission / $15 for PoetNY & Bowery Slam Discount Tix: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2570452 Signups and doors at 5:30pm 10, 3-minute slots, first come, first served