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Nikhil Melnechuk

Nikhil Melnechuk is a poet and filmmaker from Massachusetts living in New York City, and a graduate of Wesleyan University. He is Executive Director of Bowery Arts+Science which runs the Bowery Poetry Club, and co-owner of The Melnechuk Williams Company which produces films. Melnechuk has grown up under the mentorship of Bowery Poetry founder, poet, and language activist Bob Holman, improv theater pioneer David Shepherd, and acclaimed Israeli filmmaker Amos Kollek.

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The pen, writing stories, and the camera, taking pictures. Stories turned to poems, pictures turned to videos. Now I’m putting them together.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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