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For information, contact the St. Lucia at (212. An "Open Mic" fundraiser for Neal will be held on Nov. 6 at the Nuyorican Poets Café, 236 E. Third St. (between Avenues A and B), at 7:30 p.m. Doors.

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The artists come from throughout the hemisphere, yet all address such concerns of their communities. Miguel Algarin and other poets associated with the Nuyorican Poets’ Cafe of the Lower East Side.

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In nearly 50 plays, novels, children’s books, and poetry and essay collections, Shange went on to establish herself as one of the most distinctive voices in American letters, a stylistic innovator who.

He worked as a cultural ambassador with the State Department and served as artistic director and CEO of Contact Theatre in Manchester from. beginning her poetry career at the Nuyorican Poets Café.

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Together, the two have performed their poems at places like La MaMa Experimental Theater, the Brooklyn Museum, Nuyorican Poets Café and the Asian American. Vaid-Menon’s Instagram posts often.

The evening will start with Open Mic followed by featured poets Peggy Robles-Alvarado and José Angel Figueroa. The evening will pay homage to Piri Thomas, a writer and poet who was influential in the.

and published by Original Works Publishing), Debutantes Anonymous (workshopped at The Lamb’s Theatre NYC), Love and Money (Nuyorican Poets Cafe), and Lady of the Dunes. She is currently writing the.

In 1997, while jailed on Rikers, he enrolled in a public-speaking course and so impressed the instructor, John Wareham, that he was invited back to address his former. word verse at places like the.

To boost their work writing poems, she helped organize poetry slams and took them to the storied Nuyorican Poets Café. Vitale’s students also. Please provide relevant names, dates, locations and.

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Crystal Williams, a poet, essayist and educator from Bates College, will deliver the keynote address Thursday evening at the Maine. poetry after arriving in New York. She joined the Nuyorican Poets.

Co-chaired by faculty members Margaret Crocco (Social Studies and Education) and Lori Custodero (Music Education), the event included readings by poets from the Nuyorican Poets Café. View the.

She’d been busy since our first encounter in Chicago, and I later learned that Monet had become the youngest-ever champion of the Nuyorican Poets Cafe Grand Slam at 19. and it should be a part of.

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“People should contact Steve, go by his house. located just a block away from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, and catty-corner to the old Living Theater. That stoop workshop became the genesis for Tribes.

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The numbers suggest that our arts institutions have begun to address — successfully — the problem of. a New Yorker who, representing the Nuyorican Poets Cafe on the Lower East Side of Manhattan,

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Sarah Jones is an American playwright, actress, and poet. Called "a master of the genre" by The New York Times, Jones has written and performed four multi-character solo shows, including Bridge & Tunnel, which was produced Off-Broadway in 2004 by Oscar-winner Meryl Streep, and then on to Broadway in 2006 where it received a Special Tony Award.

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Their production of the work, at venues including the Nuyorican Poets Cafe in the Lower East Side, drew the attention of Woodie King Jr., a producer who helped polish the verses into a play. It.

Sarah Jones is an American playwright, actress, and poet. Called "a master of the genre" by The New York Times, Jones has written and performed four multi-character solo shows, including Bridge & Tunnel, which was produced Off-Broadway in 2004 by Oscar-winner Meryl Streep, and then on to Broadway in 2006 where it received a Special Tony Award.

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Elizabeth Alexander was born in Harlem, New York, and raised in Washington, D.C. Her most recent collections include Crave Radiance: New and Selected Poems 1990–2010 and American Sublime, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.She is also the author of the memoir, The Light of the World, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.She has received the Jackson Poetry Prize, as well as.

Elizabeth Alexander was born in Harlem, New York, and raised in Washington, D.C. Her most recent collections include Crave Radiance: New and Selected Poems 1990–2010 and American Sublime, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.She is also the author of the memoir, The Light of the World, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize.She has received the Jackson Poetry Prize, as well as.

The evening started with Open Mic followed by featured poets Peggy Robles-Alvarado and José Angel Figueroa. The evening paid homage to Piri Thomas, a writer and poet who was influential in the.

If you have a violin to lend or donate for her neighborhood lessons, contact her at [email protected] founder of New York’s Nuyorican Poets Cafe, 3 p.m., Anna’s Jazz Island, 2120 Allston Way,

Ishmael Scott Reed (born February 22, 1938) is an American poet, novelist, essayist, songwriter, playwright, editor and publisher, who is known for his satirical works challenging American political culture. Perhaps his best known work is Mumbo Jumbo (1972), a sprawling and unorthodox novel set in 1920s New York that has been ranked among the 500 most important books in the Western Canon.

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