Page Meets Stage is back up and running through May (4th Sunday of the month) at The Bowery Poetry Club (308 Bowery, just south of Bleecker St.). Take note of the new start time—6:00 pm! Tickets are available here.
Terrance Hayes is the author of Lighthead (Penguin 2010), winner of the 2010 National Book Award and finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. His other books are Wind In a Box (Penguin 2006), Hip Logic (Penguin 2002), and Muscular Music (Tia Chucha Press, 1999). His honors include a Whiting Writers Award, a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, a United States Artists Zell Fellowship, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and a MacArthur Fellowship. How To Be Drawn (Penguin 2015), his most recent collection of poems, was a finalist for the 2015 National Book Award, the 2016 National Book Critics Circle Award, and received the 2016 NAACP Image Award for Poetry.
Sarah Kay is, among other things, a world-traveling spoken word poetry teacher, a New Yorker, a poetry writer and reader, a spoken word poetry teacher, the founder and co-director of Project VOICE, a witty banter enthusiast, a postcard lover, a documentary filmmaker, a foodie, a playwright, a singer, a songwriter, a photographer, a best-selling author of the book B, the author of No Matter the Wreckage, an editor for Write Bloody Publishing, a Gemini, a mediocre driver at best, a musical theater geek, a smoothie expert, the daughter of a Taoist mother and a Brooklynese father, a hapa, less cool than her little brother, an alum of the United Nations International School and a graduate of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program, an alum of Brown University, an alum of Brown University Graduate School’s Masters Program in the Art of Teaching Secondary English, a recipient of an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Grinnell College, and on facebook here.