The Fifth Annual Poetry Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge

A Benefit for Poets House with Galway Kinnell, Sapphire, Gerald Stern and Ruth Stone
Date and Time: 
June 19, 2000 - 6:30PM
Event Location: 
Brooklyn Bridge

Join us for our annual tribute to the landscape and literature of the city. Hear the words of Walt Whitman, Marianne Moore, Langston Hughes, and Hart Crane brought to life by Galway Kinnell, Sapphire, Gerald Stern and others. The walk includes poetry readings on the Bridge and at the Fulton Ferry Landing with a buffet supper on The Barge. During the festivities, the Elizabeth Kray Award will be presented to James Haba, Poetry Coordinator for the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation. Don’t miss the event Time Out declared “could just make you fall in love with New York all over again.” Please call for more information.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Poetry Walk