October 10: Poetry Night

The NYU Bookstore invites you to join poets Myra Shapiro and Owen Lewis as they read from their new poetry collections.

Thursday October 10, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
NYU Bookstore
726 Broadway

Myra Shapiro teaches poetry workshops for the International Women's Writing Guild and serves on the Board of Directors of Poets House. Her work has appeared in many periodicals and anthologies including the 1999 and 2003 editions of The Best American Poetry. Her new poetry collection is titled 12 Floors Above the Earth (2012).

Owen Lewis is a practicing child psychiatrist and psychoanalyst and a professor of psychiatry at Columbia University. His poetry has appeared in The Adirondack Review, Peregrine, Four Way Review, The Performing Arts Review and other publications. His honors include a prize in Pat Schneider Poetry Awards from the Amherst Writers and Artists Press.

This event is free and open to the public! For more information please visit the NYU Bookstore Events page.