This is a special benefit for Poets House that helps keep our programming free or low cost.
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November 07, 2011
October 04, 2011
This workshop focuses on the musical structures of poetry and the ways in which these structures create voice and meaning in a poem.
November 08, 2011
Editor and poet Jerome Rothenberg presents an investigation and celebration of the world's primal cultures and the poetries that emerged from these regions.
November 09, 2011
Admiel Kosman, considered one of Israel's leading poets, shares the stage with his English-language translator Lisa Katz.
November 11, 2011
Poet and translator Dénes Krusovsky reads his poetry and discusses his recent investigations into how poet Hart Crane and performance artist Chris Burden define the human body.
November 12, 2011
Based on his new book We Are Rivers, Richard Lewis and the Touchstone Center Theatre Ensemble will explore the life of a river, bringing it to life through dance and song.
Scholar Robert Hollander and poet Jean Hollander discuss their translation of The Divine Comedy and serve as wayfinders through Dante’s lyrical universe
November 15, 2011
Textual scholar Marta Werner explores Dickinson’s late artistic itinerary through a reading of fragments, including canceled writings, pinned texts and envelope poems.
November 17, 2011
Poet and translator David Young shares his translations of Petrarch and discusses the 14th century poet’s extraordinary sonnets, which serve as models for lyric poetry.
November 19, 2011
British poet and playwright Glyn Maxwell discusses early English poetry, with a special focus on the highlights of Geoffrey’s Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales and Christopher Ma