Poets Gather to Remember Seamus Heaney

Poets Frank Bidart, Sven Birkerts, Eavan Boland, Lucie Brock-Broido, Greg Delanty, Jonathan Galassi, Eamon Grennan, Edward Hirsch, Jane Hirshfield, Yusef Komunyakaa, Paul Muldoon, Atsuro Riley, Tom Sleigh, Tracy K.

Barnes & Noble Bookfair to Benefit 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.

Literary Partners Program: Book Launch for Scott Edward Anderson's Fallow Field

Come hear award-winning poet, Scott Edward Anderson, read from his first, full-length collection of poems, Fallow Field, published this Fall by Aldrich Press.

Reading begins at 6:30pm. Book signing to follow.

Literary Partners Program: Toadlily Press at Poets House

Join Toadlily Press for a reading and reception for their latest book, Mend & Hone, featuring readings by contributors Janlori Goldman (Accord, NY), Dawn Gorman (Somerset, England), Elizabeth Howort (Brooklyn, NY), and Leslie LaChance (Nashville, TN).

Literary Partners Program: Alice James Books 5th Annual Kinereth Gensler Awards Celebration Reading & Book Launch

Join Alice James Books for The 5th Annual Kinereth Gensler Awards Celebration Reading & Book Launch with readings by Alice James authors, Tamiko Beyer, Suzanne Parker, & Angelo Nikolopoulos.

Suggested Donation $10
Be a Best Friend: Donate $25 and receive a free book, tote bag, and other AJB goodies

Wine and Chees Reception & Book Signing to follow

About the poets:

Literary Partners Event: Book Launch for Reports, by Kathryn Levy

Come for an evening celebrating the publication of Kathryn Levy's new poetry book Reports.

The night begin with readings by Kathryn Levy, Maya Pindyck, & Purvi Shah.

Reception to follow

About the readers:

Literary Partners Program: A Soul in Torment: Glen Baxter in conversation with Bill Zavatsky

A Soul in Torment: Glen Baxter in conversation with Bill Zavatsky

Glen Baxter is a British artist known for his absurdist captioned drawings where cowboys collide with Rothkos and Mondrians. His work has been exhibited internationally and published in many books since he was first invited by the Poetry Project to read from his collected works in 1974. Baxter will join his longtime friend, poet Bill Zavatsky, in conversation about his work.

Literary Partners Event: Poems of Ecological Sanity

Please join eco-poetry.org for a reading and conversation regarding eco-poetics and the environment.

Hosted by Daniela Gioseffi

With Particpants:
Quincy Troupe,
Nancy Mercado,
Eliot Katz,
Dean Kostos
and more!

This event is made possible through the Poets House Literary Partners Program

2011: Safaafir performs an Iraqi Maqam

The ensemble Safaafir performs an Iraqi Maqam based on a poem by al-Mutanabbi. Part of the day-long public symposium for Illuminated Verses: Poetries of the Islamic World Saturday, May 7, 2011

Poetry In The Branches Source Book


The Poetry In The Branches Source Book is a step-by-step guide to the Poetry In The Branches (PITB) model for librarians, supplemented with a variety of bibliographies for collection development, tip sheets to help you integrate poetry into every aspect of your library, and lists to help you find the resources you need.

Price: $35 ($28 plus $7 shipping and handling to anywhere in the U.S.) Contact us regarding overseas shipping

Price: $35.00


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