Discover poets and comedians in NYC
PSNY's New York City Poetry Festival returns to Governors Island for its ninth year on July 27 & 28. All are welcome to come and enjoy readings from headlining poets Robert Pinsky, Dorothea Lasky, Chen Chen, Lynn Melnick, Javier Zamora & from organizations like the Brooklyn Poets and W.W. Norton & Company. There will also be activities like the Poetry Nap, PSNY's own Poetry Brothel, & the Ring of Daisies Open Mic readings. For a complete schedule of events and list of sponsors/partnering organizations, visit www.newyorkcitypoetryfestival.com. Dates & Times: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 27 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 28.