Brooklyn Poets Workshop Showcase

Join us for our summer Workshop Showcase at 144 Montague on Friday, August 18th, at 6:30 PM as teachers Gregory Crosby, Carlie Hoffman, Anthony Thomas Lombardi and Cindy Tran read from their work and personally introduce readings by their students, along with students from workshops led by Gbenga Adesina, Chiwan Choi, Starr Davis, Joan Kwon Glass, Simone Kearney, Lynn Melnick and Emily Skillings. Free and open to the public, the event will also be livestreamed via Zoom. Doors will open at 6 PM for a wine reception for in-person guests.

Student readers include Rose Achino, Rowyda Amin, Darryl Cartwright, Jr., Kylie Corwin, Grace Dolan, Jack Farzan, Mike Fracentese, Erica Goodwin, Mariana Goycoechea, Janel Grant, Carolyn Ketting, Patricia Kusumaningtyas, Fred Lehmann, Cat Tran, Briana Turnbull, Suzanne Werner and Qianqian Yang.

Note that by attending, you agree to abide by our code of conduct and COVID-19 policy. We strongly encourage all attendees to wear masks (regardless of vaccination status) except readers at a safe distance on stage. Our full policy can be found at the end of the event description. Brooklyn Poets reserves the right to dismiss from our programs any participant found to be in violation of these policies. Thank you for respecting our community.

Closed captions will be available for the event through the Zoom livestream. For more information and to request additional accommodations, contact us at [email protected].