Rijard Bergeron & Precious Okoyomon

01/22/2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Poetry
Reading

Rijard Bergeron (b.1990, H.H.I, South Carolina) is a poet. His work has been published in The Poetry Project Newsletter, The Archive for Research in Archetypal Symbolism's Poetry Portal, This Image Journal, and elsewhere. Rijard also makes collage and has most recently published two pieces in collaboration with Sara Jane Stoner, for her book Experience in the Medium of Destruction (Portable Press @ Yo Yo Labs). He is very grateful for his friends and his friends who have been, and continue to be, mentors. He invites you to view the photographs he posts on his Instagram, @rijardbergeron. He lives in Brooklyn with a pitbull named Lucy and his lover, where he is the events coordinator for The Felt.

Precious Okoyomon is a Brooklyn based poet and artist. She is the author of Ajebota (Bottlecap Press, 2016). Her writing has been performed and exhibited at the Baltic Triennial in Lithuania, the Contemporary Art Center in Cincinnati, Exo Exo in Paris and MoMA PS1 in New York. Her writing has been published in Hobart, Fanzine, New York Tyrant and elsewhere.  She loves her sweet toy poodle rainbow and is a Leo that is very low key evil. She’s currently working on a book or two.  http://preciousokoyomon.com/

St Mark's Church
St. Mark's Church, 131 East 10th Street
New York, NY 10003

Contact Information

The Poetry Project
212-674-0910