The Words of My City: New Yorkers Read New York Poems
Great Hall, Cooper Union (12/3)
Reviewed in a Personal Essay by Daniela Gioseffi
The New Year's Day Poetry Marathons at Poetry Project and the Knitting Factory: The Bowery Poetry Club, a Third (Hopefully United) Way?
The city's annual Jan 1 marathons—the Poetry Project's original and Bruce Weber's alternative—each present over a hundred performers in three-minute segments, the products of otherwise correspondent downtown communities which, unfortunately, start the year at odds with one another.