Greenlight Summer Open Mic Series 
 Hosted by Angel Nafis

Featuring poets Jon Sands, Jeanann Verlee, and Taylor Mali from Writebloody Publishing

Thursday, May 26, 7:30 PMGreenlight Summer Open Mic SeriesHosted by Angel NafisFeaturing poets Jon Sands, Jeanann Verlee, and Taylor Mali from Writebloody Publishing…In  the spirit of bringing together the worlds of written literature and  spoken word performance, Greenlight Bookstore is excited to host a new  monthly open mic series from May to August. Hosted by Greenlight’s own  Angel Nafis, a nationally recognized performer and poet, the series will  offer the opportunity for local poets and performers to bring their  work to the microphone, and each evening will conclude with a featured  performance by some of the most highly acclaimed stage poets in the New  York scene. In May, the series features three poets published by Writebloody Publishing: Jon  Sands! author of The New Clean, a professional artist and performer who  has represented New York City multiple times at the National Poetry  Slam; Taylor Mali! author of The Last Time As We Are, director  of the New Teacher Project and creator of Teacher! Teacher! an  award-winning one-man show about poetry, teaching, and math;and  Jeanann Verlee! author of Racing Hummingbirds and a former punk rocker  whose work has been published in a variety of journals and anthologies.  Open mic participants should arrive at 7 PM to sign up for a reading  slot; readings must be no more than three minutes. Wine will be served.Click here for book buying information 

Greenlight Summer Open Mic Series

Hosted by Angel Nafis

Featuring poets Jon Sands, Jeanann Verlee, and Taylor Mali from Writebloody Publishing

Thursday, May 26, 7:30 PM
Greenlight Summer Open Mic Series
Hosted by Angel Nafis
Featuring poets Jon Sands, Jeanann Verlee, and Taylor Mali from Writebloody Publishing

In the spirit of bringing together the worlds of written literature and spoken word performance, Greenlight Bookstore is excited to host a new monthly open mic series from May to August. Hosted by Greenlight’s own Angel Nafis, a nationally recognized performer and poet, the series will offer the opportunity for local poets and performers to bring their work to the microphone, and each evening will conclude with a featured performance by some of the most highly acclaimed stage poets in the New York scene.

In May, the series features three poets published by Writebloody Publishing:

Jon Sands! author of The New Clean, a professional artist and performer who has represented New York City multiple times at the National Poetry Slam;

Taylor Mali! author of The Last Time As We Are, director of the New Teacher Project and creator of Teacher! Teacher! an award-winning one-man show about poetry, teaching, and math;

and Jeanann Verlee! author of Racing Hummingbirds and a former punk rocker whose work has been published in a variety of journals and anthologies. Open mic participants should arrive at 7 PM to sign up for a reading slot; readings must be no more than three minutes. Wine will be served.

Click here for book buying information 

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