January 28, 2020

ADDRESS: Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue (at 103rd Street)
New York, NY 10029
DIRECTIONS: 6 to 103rd Street | 2/3 to 110th Street

Join us for an evening of poetry, music, and art celebrating radical urban Indigenous resistance, resilience, and activism....

November 18, 2019

CAME BACK WITH A CLAP BACK: A Celebration of Women’s Voices 

Directed by Tony Award winner Nikki M. James

Curated by Award winning poets JP Howard and Lynn Melnick

Performed by a cast of stage and film actors

Poems written by Shafina Ahmed, Allison Albino, Keisha-Gaye An...

July 14, 2019

This Sunday, July 14 from 6pm - 12 am, I’ll be one of the readers for a fundraiser for @activationresidency, a Black-owned immersive residency for underserved artists! Join us!!! 1717 Troutman Studio Space in Ridgewood, Queens. 

Pre-sale tickets are available and donati...

February 4, 2019

HEARTBREAKER / VERSE MAKER: Love Poems Live! is a live performance of poetry written by some of New York’s hottest poets and performed on stage by a cast of film and stage actors. This Valentine’s Day, snuggle up with some fiery poems about modern love that will surely...

December 21, 2018

January 18th (2019): Fall 2018 Workshop Reading @Poetry Project

Friday, January 18 at 8pm | Free
Poetry Project @St. Marks Church,

131 E. 10th Street (at 2nd Ave) New York NY 10003

DIRECTIONS: R/W to Eighth Street–New York University

B/D/F/M/6 to Broadway–Lafayette...

October 22, 2018

October 29th: Emotive Fruition: “Everyday We Get More Illegal" Reading

Monday, October 29 at 7pm | Tickets are $15
Caveat, 21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002

DIRECTIONS: F/J/M/Z to Delancey Street/Essex Street

My poem "10 Truths and a Lie" from Nepantla: An Anth...

October 20, 2018

Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Bureau of General Services-Queer Division, 208 W 13th St, Rm 210, New York, New York 10011

DIRECTIONS: F to 14th Street or A/C/E to 14th Street or 1 to 14th Street

Office Hours Poetry Workshop presents: a FREE craft cla...

October 17, 2018

Friday, Oct 26, (7:30 P – 9:00 PM): AGAIN/ST.: A Night of Queer (N)e(u)rotica

@Think Coffee, 248 Mercer St, New York, NY 10012

DIRECTIONS: R/W to 8th Street Station. Then a 5 min walk. 
6/B/D/F/M to Broadway-Lafayette Street / Bleecker Street Station. Then a 6...

October 16, 2018

Friday, Oct 26, 7:00pm

Free and open to the public.

Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House
New York University
58 West 10th Street, New York, NY  10003

A Celebration of Nepantla: An Anthology Dedicated to Queer Poets of Color

Join us to celebrate Nepantla: An Anthology D...