Poets House Showcase Archive
October 22, 1994
An exhibit of 1,000 new poetry releases from across the nation and a festival of events celebrating the diversity of this year’s poetry.
October 27, 1994
On-line technologies have already made it possible to transmit entire books to an unlimited number of readers instantly.
November 03, 1994
While readings of all kinds are being used to market books, many publishers and retailers have a lingering fear that poetry won't sell. Through what means can the public have access to poetry?
November 17, 1994
Suddenly the mass media believe poetry is for everyone: taxi-drivers in movies quote William Carlos Williams and a poem helps sell blue jeans.
November 18, 1994
The Grand Finale Reading, the final event of the Showcase, is a chance to celebrate the range and diversity of the year's new poetry.
October 28, 1995
Join us for celebration, hors d'oeuvres, readings, and the first look at this year's poetry smorgasbord and the new edition of the Directory of American Poetry Books.
November 02, 1995
November 14, 1995
The popularity of Delmore Schwartz (1913-1966) can be attributed to several things, but Schwartz's caretaking of his own genius and manuscripts is not one of them.