Showcase Reading: Librarians' Open Mic

Librarians share their work and listen to the work of their peers.

A Place for Poetry: A Multifaceted Approach to Poetry in Your Library

This all-day intensive program focuses on collection development, audience-building, programming, community outreach and more.

Exhibition of the 2001 Poetry Publication Showcase

On View in Atlanta June 15-17
Poets House brings hundreds of titles published in 2001 and specially selected for libraries to the exhibit hall.

Translating the 21st Century with Rachel Hadas, Rosanna Warren and Eliot Weinberger

Three veteran translators pay tribute to the art of translation and to the memory of Katharine Washburn, co-editor of the World Poetry anthology and acclaimed translator.

Master Class with Fanny Howe

Saturday, May 11, 10:00am–4:00pm;
Sunday, May 12, 9:30am–12:00noon

Stanley Kunitz on Anna Akhmatova

Poets House co-founder Stanley Kunitz reads and discusses one of Russia's most significant poets, in celebration of the re-release of his translations with the late Max Hayward. As an unwavering witness to the turmoil of the first half of the twentieth century, Anna Akhmatova (1889-1966) still speaks eloquently to us of crisis and survival. Introduced by Morris Dickstein


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