Eric Linsker, 29, tried to hurl a trash can onto a crowded roadway below him, police said.
Students are teaming up with a nonprofit for women writers in Afghanistan for the event.
"Readings in Color" will invite budding poets to bring stanzas — and wine — to a monthly performance.
The group Word at 4F will host bi-monthly slams at local lounge Apt. 78.
Saturday's storytelling event is the culmination of a yearlong program for teen girls.
Uptowners can stop in all day May 3 for free pizza and pretzel samples before the 5 p.m. poetry event.
The live performance art showcase will host a weekly open mic at COFFEED in Long Island City.
Terraza 7 hosts a monthly open mic series for translators.
A dozen poets and a pair of college writing counselors will visit Bryant Park this fall.
Central Library is Jamaica will host its first international poetry festival this Saturday.
The poet and playwright whose work inspired the film "For Colored Girls" is performing on Friday.
Bowery Poetry, which was closed for almost a year, reopened with a new look and new name.
Gabriel Cabrera, the poetry editor of Newtown Literary, has collected more than 100 lines of poetry.
The reading will be part of a menstruation conference at Marymount Manhattan College.
Odradeks, on Austin Street, is looking to expand its literary and music events.
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