Person, Place, Thing "Live" with Randy Cohen and Tracy K. Smith - General Admission

$30.00

Wednesday May 14, 2014 - 7:00pm

Join us as Emmy Award-winning writer Randy Cohen interviews Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Tracy K. Smith about one person, place, and thing she finds meaningful, with musical guest Jefferson Hamer.

A special event in support of Poets House programming.

General Admission: $30.00

Price: $30.00

Person, Place, Thing "Live" with Randy Cohen and Tracy K. Smith - Poets House Member Admission

$25.00

Wednesday May 14, 2014 - 7:00pm

Join us as Emmy Award-winning writer Randy Cohen interviews Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Tracy K. Smith about one person, place, and thing she finds meaningful, with musical guest Jefferson Hamer

A special event in support of Poets House programming.

Poets House Member Admission: $25.00

Price: $25.00

A Painter and His Poets: The Art of George Schneeman

The first major retrospective of the artist's collaborative paintings, collages, prints, and books, spanning 40 years of work
On View through September 20

2014: On the Poetry Talent with Alice Notley (Full Audio)

Award-winning and prolific poet Alice Notley leads an autobiographically-inspired discussion of the poetry talent – its rarity, mystery, and importance in the education and nurture of poets.
(Full Audio Approx. 55 minutes)

2013: Passwords: Lisa Jarnot on Robert Duncan (Full Audio)

Poet, biographer Lisa Jarnot (Robert Duncan: The Ambassador from Venus, 2012), will map out the varied intersections of Robert Duncan’s library, his bookishness and his entrance into poetics.

(Full Audio, Approx. 1 hour 20 mins.)

2014: Like a Straw Bird It Follows Me: Ghassan Zaqtan & Fady Joudah with Mark Doty (Full Audio)

Award-winning poet Mark Doty introduces Palestinian poet Ghassan Zaqtan, who reads from and discusses his visceral, narrative poetics with fellow poet and translator Fady Joudah.

(Full Audio Approx 1 hour)

2014: The Art of George Schneeman: Poetry Reading (Full Audio)

A poetry reading with Michael Brownstein, Larry Fagin, Alice Notley, Maureen Owen, Harris Schiff, Anne Waldman, and Lewis Warsh, introduced by Bill Berkson, in conjunction with the exhibition A Painter and His Poets: The Art of George Schneeman

(Full Audio, Approx 1 hour and 5 mins)

Barnes & Noble Bookfair Benefits Poets House

As the neighboring bookstore to our home in Battery Park, Barnes & Noble is hosting a weekend bookfair to benefit Poets House. Make a purchase with a Poets House bookfair voucher at Barnes & Noble Tribeca and a percentage of the sale will be donated to Poets House.

The 22nd Annual Poets House Showcase Opening Reception

Join us for the opening of the 22nd annual Poets House Showcase, a free exhibit featuring all of the new poetry books and poetry-related texts published in the United States in a single year from over 650 commercial, university, and independent presses. There is no better way to get an overview of the art.

Opening Reading with Meena Alexander, Jennifer Michael Hecht, and David Lehman immediately follows.

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