First Tuesdays Presents Antoinette Brim

May 5, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Espresso 77
35-57 77th St
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
Richard Jeffrey Newman
First Tuesdays Presents Antoinette Brim @ Espresso 77 | New York | United States

Antoinette Brim, author of These Women You Gave Me (Indolent Books), Icarus in Love (The Main Street Rag), and Psalm of the Sunflower (Aquarius Press/Willow Books), is a Cave Canem Foundation fellow, a recipient of the Walker Foundation Scholarship to the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, and a Pushcart Prize nominee. Her poetry, memoir, and critical work has appeared in various journals and magazines, as well as, in anthologies including Villanelles, Stand Our Ground: Poems for Trayvon Martin and Marissa Alexander, Critical Insights: Alice Walker, 44 on 44: Forty-Four African American Writers on the 44th President of the United States, Not A Muse, Just Like A Girl: A Manifesta, and The Whiskey of Our Discontent: an anthology of essays commemorating Ms. Gwendolyn Brooks.

An open mic will precede the featured reader. Any genre, three minute limit. Signup starts at 6:30. The venue asks for a $5 counter purchase.


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