About the paragraphs. 

The paragraphs are a video collection of performance highlights from the poetry book campaign. i partner with local musicians and disc jockeys who read the poem, reflect on their personal emotion, then export that feeling into sound. 

Click on an image to see highlights. 

 

october 14, 2017. The Mixtape shop. brooklyn, ny

Instrumental mix by the duchess. link 

"newly minted", featuring jonny q.    Link

september 16. Kava Shteeble, with the slap collective. brooklyn, nY. 

August 17, 2017. the storefront project. lower east side. nyc

August 10, 2017.  Where the poets grow: A Talent showcase. Starr bar. Bushwick.

Brooklyn, New york

July 29, 2017. A Block Party with Antoinette.  Grand Street.  Williamsburg.  Brooklyn, New York Audio clips: Luisa bastidas on the violin  

July 29, 2017. A Block Party with Antoinette.  Grand Street.  Williamsburg. 

Brooklyn, New York

Audio clips: Luisa bastidas on the violin

 

June 29, 2017. The Black Gotham experience. The South Street Seaport.  NyC.

Click on these names:   tayllor johnson and melanie charles.  

May 17, 2017.  Commend. Lower east side.  new york, new york  

May 17, 2017.  Commend. Lower east side. 

new york, new york

 

April 30, 2017. mirror Tea House.  Brooklyn, New york

April 30, 2017. mirror Tea House. 

Brooklyn, New york

march 22, 2017. ode to babel. 

Brooklyn, new york

February 4, 2017. playground coffee shop.  brooklyn, new york 

February 4, 2017. playground coffee shop. 

brooklyn, new york 

2016
December 11, 2016. bedvyne brew. brooklyn, New york.  DJ REborn:  Lew alcindor Dj Mihoko:   The Flood

December 11, 2016. bedvyne brew. brooklyn, New york. 

DJ REborn:  Lew alcindor

Dj Mihoko:   The Flood

december 2, 2016. bedford hill coffee shop. brooklyn, new york. 

december 2, 2016. bedford hill coffee shop. brooklyn, new york. 

November 15, 2016: more artists' loft. south street seaport. NYC. 

November 15, 2016: more artists' loft. south street seaport. NYC. 

november 15, 2016: Artists' loft. south street seaport. NYC.

november 15, 2016: Artists' loft. south street seaport. NYC.

October 14 2016: Lounge 247. lower east side. NYC.

October 14 2016: Lounge 247. lower east side. NYC.

October 8 2016:   Hullabaloo Books, Brooklyn, New york

October 8 2016:   Hullabaloo Books, Brooklyn, New york

September 2016: BedVYNE Brew, Brooklyn, New york

September 2016: BedVYNE Brew, Brooklyn, New york

July 2016:  Word up bookstore, washington heights. NYC. 

July 2016:  Word up bookstore, washington heights. NYC. 

June 2016:  Commend, Lower east side, nyc. 

June 2016:  Commend, Lower east side, nyc. 

May 2016: Bluestockings bookstore, lower east side, nyc. 

May 2016: Bluestockings bookstore, lower east side, nyc. 

April 2016:  von, Bowery, nyc. 

April 2016:  von, Bowery, nyc. 

January 2016:  Bowery poetry club, east village, nyc. 

January 2016:  Bowery poetry club, east village, nyc.