from 7pm to 11pm

Since 2007 maelström—a Belgium-based publisher, artist, agent of ideas and propeller of acts—has organized an annual fiEstival of poetry, theater, visual art and music in Brussels. This May, for the first time ever, maelström will ignite the cultural skies of New York City with a three-day creative party featuring such renowned artists as Jerome Rothenberg, Nicole Peyrafitte, Pierre Joris, and Dwayne Morgan, as well an international palette of phenomenal emerging artists, as we present The First Annual maelstrÖm fiEstival in New York City, May 27th thru May 29.

Thursday 27th May – 7pm-11pm: The Invisible Dog $5 + bring your own chair!

Friday 28th May – 6pm-8pm: Cornelia Street Café $7 + one free drink.

Saturday 29th May – 7pm-9.30pm: Bowery Poetry Club $5 + Belgian specialties.