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June 19, 2015

Painting: Sultan ‘Ali ‘Adil Shah II Shooting an Arrow at a Tiger
June 19, 2015

2013 Poets House Emerging Poet Fellow Purvi Shah reads

June 12, 2015

Walt Whitman
Exhibition Opening
June 12, 2015

Walking the Brooklyn Bridge on view June 12 through July 2; Walt Whitman & the Art of the Book on view June 12 - September 19

June 04, 2015

Laura Kasischke
June 04, 2015

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Space, in Chains and a finalist for the 2015 Kingsley Tufts Award, Laura Kasischke is the author of both poetry and po

June 03, 2015

The Essential Ginsberg book cover
June 03, 2015

Join us on Allen Ginsberg's birthday to celebrate the publication of The Essential Ginsberg, edited by Ginsberg biographer Michael Schumacher (Dharma Lion).

June 02, 2015

2015 Emerging Poets Group Photo
June 02, 2015

A not-to-be-missed glimpse into the most exciting new poetry in New York City as the 2015 Poets House Emerging Poets Fellows (Click names for bios and a sample of each poets work):

May 21, 2015

Renee Gladman, Ben Lerner, Eileen Myles
May 21, 2015

Current Radcliffe fellow Renee Gladman, award-winning Guggenheim fellow Ben Lerner, and New York School legend Eileen Myles, all celebrated writer

May 19, 2015

Afaa Michael Weaver
May 19, 2015

Beginning with a look at a poem by Sterling Brown, this interactive craft lecture with 2014 Kingsley Tufts Award winner Afaa Michael Weaver will consider the challenges and rewards

May 16, 2015

Wanda Coleman
May 16, 2015

Join Mahogany L.

May 14, 2015

Diane Ackerman
May 14, 2015

We are thrilled to welcome Emmy Award-winner Randy Cohen, widely known as the original writer of “The Ethicist” for New York Times Magazine, back to Poets House for a seco

May 12, 2015

May 12, 2015

Galway Kinnell (1927-2014), winner of the National Book Award, the Pulitzer Prize, and author of over 30 books, was a dear friend to Poets House.

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