The Field Library is thrilled to have Roger Bonair-Agard performing on Wednesday, May 2nd at 3:30pm. Mr. Bonair-Agard is a native of Trinidad and Tobago, a Cave Canem fellow and author of two collections… of… poetry, tarnish and Masquerade (Cypher Books 2006) and GULLY (Cypher Books 2009). Artistic Director and co-founder of the louderARTS Project, Roger is a two-time National Poetry Slam Champion. He is poet in residence with VisionIntoArt, an inter-disciplinary arts ensemble. Roger has featured at major music and literary festivals, and universities throughout the world. He has appeared on HBO’s Def Poetry Jam and the Mac-Neil Lehrer NewsHour. He lives in Brooklyn, NY.