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Holiday HoursPoets House will be CLOSED THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 26th, and reopen for regular hours Friday, November 27th (11:00am-7:00pm) and Saturday, November 28th (11:00am-5:00pm).
Emerging Poets Fellowship
2015 Poets House Emerging Fellows with Fellowship leader Rachel Eliza Griffiths (c) Cameron Blaylock
Poets House's Emerging Poets Fellowship Program assists developing poets living in one of the five boroughs of New York by providing writing instruction and mentoring in the special environment of Poets House's library, from February to June 2016. Fellows are required to attend weekly evening workshops, engage in one-on-one mentoring sessions, and participate in special events.
Application deadline December 11, 2015.
Click here for more information on the Program and the application process.
ExhibitionsTrevor Winkfield: The Collaborator showcases Winkfield's visionary contributions to the over-all aesthetic of poetry publishing and underscores his connection to many New York School poets.
(Exhibition on view through January 9, 2016)
The Poet (2000) ©Trevor Winkfield
November & December EventsOur fall 2015 season concludes:
• Saturday, November 21
Special Program for Children - All Ages Welcome!
11:00am - 5:00pm: Diorama-Rama
• Friday, December 4
Location: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Mertens Galleries for Musical Instruments
6:30 and 7:30pm: Poetry Reading with Rosamond King
• Saturday, December 12
3:00pm: Passwords: Miriam Nichols on Robin Blaser
Our current seasonDownload the Fall 2015 Calendar (PDF)