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Spoken Word Sundays NYC

  • The Parkside Lounge 317 East Houston Street New York, NY, 10002 United States (map)

Featuring Annie Christain and Lucas Hunt

Hosted by David Lawton

Plus open mic


$3 suggested donation. Two drink min, alcoholic or non.

Annie Christain is an associate professor of composition and ESOL at SUNY Cobleskill with poems appearing in Seneca Review, Oxford Poetry, Chariton Review, and The Lifted Brow, among others. She received the grand prize of the 2013 Hart Crane Memorial Poetry Contest, the 2013 Greg Grummer Poetry Award, the 2015 Oakland School of the Arts Enizagam Poetry Award, and the 2015 Neil Shepard Prize in Poetry. Additional honors include her being selected for the Shanghai Swatch Art Peace Hotel Artist Residency and the Arctic Circle Autumn Art and Science Expedition Residency.  Her debut poetry collection, Tall As You Are Tall Between Them, was published in 2016 by C&R Press. 

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Lucas Hunt is a celebrated American poet and the president of HUNT Auctioneers, who was born and raised in rural Iowa. His work has been published in The New York Times, and received The John Steinbeck Award for Poetry. He is the author of IOWALight on the Concrete (2011), and Lives (2006). He lives in New York.  website

Earlier Event: November 15
The Other Side of Violet, NYC
Later Event: November 26
Spoken Word Sundays NYC