NYC Poetry Slam
Find out more about the Nuyorican and it's place in this vibrant community
Presented by Writopia Lab
Welcome to the The Nuyorican Poets Cafe. A cultural icon on New York's Lower East Side since 1973.
The Cafe is the most integrated place on the planet”
- Allen Ginsberg
The Nuyorican presents groundbreaking works of literature, music, theater, performance art, poetry slam, hip hop, visual art and champions established as well as rising artists from every background imaginable. To find out more about the Cafe, see our individual Program pages, check out our calendar and come on down to the biggest little stage on earth.