#2018NBWC Poetry Café Auditions
Calling all Emerging Poets &
This is your opportunity to shine!
This is a New Talent event.
No artists with books printed by mainstream publishing houses.
Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 (subject to change)
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Medgar Evers College, CUNY
1650 Bedford Avenue (Academic Building 1)
RSVPs for the live audition must be made by: Jan. 12, 2018
At the live audition:
• Auditions are open to unpublished writers (via mainstream).
• Each performer will be asked to sign-in upon arrival to confirm your space.
• RSVPs & Walk-ins must sign in by 6:30 pm. (Walk-in’s are not guaranteed a spot. This is based on “no-shows.”)
• There is a 3 min. limit for each person/group auditioning.
Groups and Individuals accepted.
Criteria: Originality, Performance, and Content.
The audition winners will perform at the 8th NBWC Poetry Café on
March 22, 2018
at the Brooklyn Public Library – Grand Army Plaza.
14th National Black Writers Conference:
Thursday, March 22 – Sunday, March 25, 2018.
Medgar Evers College Students attend the National Black Writers Conference for FREE!
Subway directions to Medgar Evers College, CUNY: No. 2, 3, 4, 5 trains to Franklin Avenue station.
#2018NBWC Poetry Café
Date: Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time: 7:00 P.M.
Co-Sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238
FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC