15th National Black Writers Conference Poetry Café
Auditions! Auditions! Auditions!
When: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 (subject to change)
Winners to be announced!
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Edison O. Jackson Auditorium (EOJ)
Medgar Evers College, CUNY
1638 Bedford Avenue
(Academic Building 1)
Brooklyn, NY 11225
This is a New Talent event.
No artists with books printed by mainstream publishing houses.
Criteria: Originality, Performance, and Content
RSVP’s for live auditions must be made by: JAN. 26, 2020
- Walk-ins accepted until all slots are filled or by 7 PM. NO EXCEPTIONS.
- Poetry and monologues should be no more than 3 min. Please respect the clock.
- Selected poets from the auditions will perform at the following event during the National Black Writers Conference:
NBWC Poetry Café
Brooklyn Public Library
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Date: Thursday, March 26, 2020
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Directions: 2, 3, 4, & 5 trains to Franklin Ave. Station, BKNY
Questions should be directed to Wendy Robinson at NBWCPoetryCafe@gmail.com