The Poet Engages History: A Celebration of Coffee House Press

with Patricia Spears Jones, U Sam Oeur and translator Ken McCullough, and Wang Ping. Moderated by Allan Kornblum
Date and Time: 
May 1, 1998 - 7:00PM to 9:00PM
Event Location: 
Poets House, Spring Street

How does the poet’s sense of responsibility to history and community interact with personal vision? What does poetry tell us that the history books can’t? Panelists discuss the poet’s engagement with history as witness, explorer, archivist and participant.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
PH Showcase