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Greenlight Poetry Salon

  • Greenlight Bookstore 686 Fulton Street Brooklyn, NY, 11217 United States (map)

Fort Greene store:
Thursday, February 1, 7:30 PM
Greenlight Poetry Salon!
Featuring poets Hanif Abdurraqib, Natalie Eilbert, and Safiya Sinclair!
Hosted by Angel Nafis
Wine reception to follow

Created and hosted by poet and former Greenlight bookseller Angel Nafis, Greenlight’s Poetry Salon welcomes locally and nationally celebrated poets for an intense and joyful evening of wine, poetry, and performance. For February, the Salon is honored to host Hanif Abdurraqib, author of the essay collection They Can’t Kill Us Until They Kill Us and the poetry collection The Crown Ain’t Worth Much (nominated for the Hurston-Wright Legacy Award); Safiya Sinclair, author of the poetry collection Cannibal and winner of the Whiting Writer’s Award, among other honors; Natalie Eilbert, the author of Indictus, winner of Noemi Press's 2016 Poetry Prize, as well as the poetry collection, Swan Feast.