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Made by digital winery,  Winc , in collaboration with NYT Best Selling Author, Atticus,  Lost Poet  is a custom red blend inspired by the creative processes of writing and winemaking.

Made by digital winery, Winc, in collaboration with NYT Best Selling Author, Atticus, Lost Poet is a custom red blend inspired by the creative processes of writing and winemaking.

Inspired by Victorian women, who were the chief home distillers of their time,  Pomp & Whimsy  brings fancy, modernity, and dare we say it, even a touch of femininity, to this stuffy, old world spirit. It’s gin. Reimagined.

Inspired by Victorian women, who were the chief home distillers of their time, Pomp & Whimsy brings fancy, modernity, and dare we say it, even a touch of femininity, to this stuffy, old world spirit. It’s gin. Reimagined.

Island Oyster , a waterfront oyster bar on Governors Island, features easygoing summer fare, a tropically inspired cocktail menu, & panoramic views of New York Harbor & downtown Manhattan.

Island Oyster, a waterfront oyster bar on Governors Island, features easygoing summer fare, a tropically inspired cocktail menu, & panoramic views of New York Harbor & downtown Manhattan.

Brooklyn Brewery  makes beer. Good beer. Since 1988, Brooklyn Brewery has brewed flavorful beers that enrich the life, tradition and culture of the communities it serves.

Brooklyn Brewery makes beer. Good beer. Since 1988, Brooklyn Brewery has brewed flavorful beers that enrich the life, tradition and culture of the communities it serves.

The Women’s Cocktail Collective  is a collaboration between ten leading female spirits producers, who have come together to amplify the voices of all women in the industry because we are stronger together.

The Women’s Cocktail Collective is a collaboration between ten leading female spirits producers, who have come together to amplify the voices of all women in the industry because we are stronger together.

The first  Trader Joe’s  opened in 1967 in Pasadena, California. Today it is a massive chain of neighborhood grocery stores that love supporting their communities. Who doesn’t love Trader Joe’s?

The first Trader Joe’s opened in 1967 in Pasadena, California. Today it is a massive chain of neighborhood grocery stores that love supporting their communities. Who doesn’t love Trader Joe’s?

With spirits like  Dorothy Parker Gin  &  Mr. Katz’s Rock & Rye ,  New York Distilling Company  has built its reputation as one of the nation’s premiere craft distilleries on a fantasy of Prohibition-era Brooklyn.

With spirits like Dorothy Parker Gin & Mr. Katz’s Rock & Rye, New York Distilling Company has built its reputation as one of the nation’s premiere craft distilleries on a fantasy of Prohibition-era Brooklyn.

Absinthia  is delicious, elegant, California made, woman-owned, certified organic, & the winner of six awards in twelve months, including SF & NY Gold Medals, a 94 rating, & a San Diego bottle design award.

Absinthia is delicious, elegant, California made, woman-owned, certified organic, & the winner of six awards in twelve months, including SF & NY Gold Medals, a 94 rating, & a San Diego bottle design award.

People have long gathered to imbibe these mighty, emerald green leaves to awaken the mind & perform extraordinary feats. Come to life with  Guayakí Yerba Mate , a high energy infusion symbolizing friendship.

People have long gathered to imbibe these mighty, emerald green leaves to awaken the mind & perform extraordinary feats. Come to life with Guayakí Yerba Mate, a high energy infusion symbolizing friendship.

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Litbreaker  helps publishers, authors, MFA programs and other advertisers reach the right audience.

Litbreaker helps publishers, authors, MFA programs and other advertisers reach the right audience.

Read Poetry  is a safe space to explore identity, diversity, and empowerment, providing a familiar but current look into the human experience.

Read Poetry is a safe space to explore identity, diversity, and empowerment, providing a familiar but current look into the human experience.

Vermont College of Fine Arts  is a global community of artists continuously redefining what it means to be an arts college.

Vermont College of Fine Arts is a global community of artists continuously redefining what it means to be an arts college.

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This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.