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Caffe Lena Poetry Featuring Jessica Cuello
October 17 @ 6:30 pm - November 3 @ 9:30 pm$5
The first Wednesday of every month is Poetry Night at Caffe Lena. Hosted by Carol Graser, this event includes an open mic reading and a featured poet. The doors open for signups at 6:30 and the readings start at 7PM. This month the featured poet is Jessica Cuello. The featured reading will also be livestreamed, please visit caffelena.org for links and information.
Jessica Cuello’s Liar was selected by Dorianne Laux for the 2020 Barrow Street Book Prize and her manuscript Yours, Creature is forthcoming from JackLeg Press in spring of 2022. Cuello is also the author of Hunt (The Word Works, 2017) and Pricking (Tiger Bark Press, 2016). Cuello has been awarded The 2017 CNY Book Award, The 2016 Washington Prize, The New Letters Poetry Prize, a Saltonstall Fellowship, and The New Ohio Review Poetry Prize. She is a poetry editor at Tahoma Literary Review and teaches French in CNY.
We are requiring all attendees, as well as staff, volunteers, and performers, to be fully vaccinated