The 11th Annual Got No Tree Poetry Jam

The 11th Annual Got No Tree Poetry Jam

Mon. December 24, 2018

Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:00 pm


The 11th Annual Got No Tree Slam
The 11th Annual Got No Tree Slam
If you don't celebrate Christmas or have an Xmas tree, come join us for the 11th annual Got No Tree Poetry Jam and Open Mic. Hosted by Joanna Hoffman, and featuring Shafina Ahmed and an open mic (all art forms welcome!)

About our feature: A native New Yorker, & former social worker, Shafina Ahmed is a Muslim Bengali American writer/poet. She has performed in several poetry stage & TV productions with the Full Circle Ensemble; Astoria Stand Up – Harmony & Dissonance Sessions; & “Around the Fire” QPTV with Frank Robinson. She has featured at various poetry venues in NYC such as Nuyorican Poets Café, Union Square Slam, Great Weather for Media, and Wordat4F. She currently co-curates Poets Settlement monthly Reading/Poetry Series in Brooklyn, and the storytelling series How To Build A Fire. She is currently working on a chapbook of poetry and prose.

Doors & open mic sign-up: 6:30pm
Show: 7pm sharp
Venue Information:
Nuyorican Poets Cafe - Open Mic
236 E. 3rd Street
New York, NY, 10009