Poetry in the World Archive

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December 12, 2014

Swimming at Ōiso, Distant View of Mount Fuji (1893) by Utagawa Kokunimasa
December 12, 2014

Chart your own path through the exhibition Kimono: A Modern History and enjoy dr

April 07, 2014

Tomas Transtromer
April 07, 2014

In this landmark piece choreographed by Kathryn Roszak and performed by Danse Lumière, a company recognized for adapting great works of literature to the stage thr

March 05, 2014

Poetic Voices of the Muslim World exhibit
March 05, 2014

Join us for the opening celebration and a tour of the Poetic Voices of the Muslim World traveling exhibit as it arrives in Queens, featuring a talk by Pulitzer Prize winning dramatist Ayad

March 01, 2014

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March 01, 2014

Thirteenth-century Persian poet Rumi is now the most popular poet in the United States.

March 07, 2013

Syrian poet Adonis, Arabic Poetry, Poetry Translations
March 07, 2013

Born in Syria in 1930, Adonis is one of the most revered poets of the Arabic-speaking world.

March 19, 2011

Bruce Lawrence
Reading
March 19, 2011

Duke University professor Bruce Lawrence offers an introduction to the poetic style and aural beauty of the Qur’an and discusses the challenge of translating archaic Arabi

February 04, 2011

Reading
February 04, 2011

Poets House @ the 2011 AWP Conference in Washington, DC

April 10, 2010

April 10, 2010

This panel brings contemporary poetry and poetics into conversation with ecological activism and education.

June 11, 2009

June 11, 2009

This pre-house-warming party celebrates our almost-ready, eco-friendly home in Battery Park City (see “The Green Future of Poets House” on page X) and the grand metropolis of New York, which has at

February 14, 2009

February 14, 2009

From the perspectives of archivist, curator, editor, scholar, translator, writer and combinations thereof, a diverse group of poets (Catherine Bowman, Nancy Kuhl, Geoffrey O'Brien, Nathalie Stephen

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