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Friday, April 4: 1st annual NYC Code Poetry Festival at Cornelia St. Cafe

Friday, April 4: 1st annual NYC Code Poetry Festival at Cornelia St. Cafe

Three Rooms Press presents

The First Annual

NYC Code Poetry Performance Festival

a celebration of code poetry for National Poetry Month

Friday, April 4 | 6 pm | Cornelia Street Cafe

29 Cornelia Street (btwn W. 4th & Bleecker) | 212-989-9319

Code poetry performance is changing the landscape of the poetry scene! Code poetry — poems written in computer code — has found new resonance in a world increasing integrated with electronics. According to the San Francisco Chronicle, “Code poets find resonance between the constraints of programming and the traditional rules of peotry, where forms like the sonnet dictate strict rhyme schemes and syllable counts.” Code poets are masters of both programming and poetry, and are compelling — and daring — visual and performance artists.

The NYC Code Poetry Performance Festival presents five top New York-based code poets, who will astound with their interpretations and breakthroughs transforming poetry as we know it. Featured code poets include Todd Anderson with Thomas Fucaloro, Ishac Bertran, Jonathan Dahan, Jonah Galeota-Sprung, Jonathan Wohl with Andy Dayton, and host Kat Georges.

Admission: $12, includes a free drink. Additional info: info@threeroomspress.com

Press: for photos and press passes, please contact info@threeroomspress.com

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