The Lunar Walk Poetry Series is proud to present the poets Henry Mills and Diannely Antigua! Join us in the back room of Bedlam Bar (the room with the disco balls behind the velvet curtains). Feel free to grab a drink on the way in - the bartender Cody will open Bedlam and make drinks just for us. Tip him well!
We highly advise staying for the dancing after.
Diannely Antigua is a Dominican American poet and educator, born and raised in Massachusetts. She received her B.A. in English from the University of Massachusetts Lowell where she won the Jack Kerouac Creative Writing Scholarship. She is currently an MFA candidate at New York University and an Associate Poetry Editor for BOAAT. A Pushcart Prize nominee and winner of the Bodega Poetry Contest, her work appears or is forthcoming in Bodega, Day One, Vinyl, Rust + Moth, Tinderbox Poetry Journal, and elsewhere. She lives in Brooklyn.
Henry Mills was born in DC to a Salvadoran mother and a Jewish-American father. He’s been featured at a variety of music and poetry festivals including Different Kind of Dude Fest, Positive Youth Fest, and Split this Rock. With grant support from the Montgomery County Arts & Humanities Council, and MEAD Theater Lab he’s developed and performed three multi-disciplinary shows: Helicopters & Vultures, Waterline, and Underwater Poems.
His work has appeared in Folio, Border Crossing, Hyrsteria, RiverSedge and in the Time You Let Me In anthology. In 2016 he received an MFA in poetry from New York University
The Lunar Walk Poetry Series is curated by Gerry LaFemina, Lynn McGee, and Madeleine Barnes. Hope to see you!
Bedlam Bar - 40 Avenue C, New York, New York 10009