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April 18, 2015

Maxine Hong Kingston
April 18, 2015

Recipient of the National Book Foundation’s Lifetime Achievement Award, author of the renowned 1976 work The Woman Warrior, and the daughter of illegal Chinese immigrants, Maxine H

April 16, 2015

Jorie Graham
April 16, 2015

One of the most celebrated contemporary poets, Pulitzer Prize winner and Harvard professor Jorie Graham is the author of thirteen books of poetry, most recently From The New Wo

April 11, 2015

Association of Writers & Writing Programs Logo
April 11, 2015

"Being a poet means being human," declared the great Iranian feminist poet Forough Farrokhzad (1935-1967).

March 31, 2015

Edward Sanders
Exhibition Opening
March 31, 2015

6:00pm - Reception and exhibition tour with Edward Sanders
7:00pm - Artist talk with Edward Sanders and guests

March 10, 2015

Nguyen Phan Que Mai and Bruce Weigl
March 10, 2015

Award-winning Vietnamese writer, journalist and translator Nguyen Phan Que Mai, presents with Bruce Weigl, Pulitzer Prize nominee, renowned translator, author of t

March 03, 2015

Andrei Voznesensky, Allen Ginsberg
March 03, 2015

A bilingual reading in Russian and English of poetry, with discussion to follow, by four leading Russian poets from points across the geography of the Russian-Speaking world, including Sham

February 26, 2015

John Berryman
February 26, 2015

Join us for a day-long celebration of John Berryman, in honor of the poet's centenary.

February 07, 2015

Vijay Seshadri
February 07, 2015
This program has been cancelled due to a death in Mr Seshadri's family, and will be rescheduled

January 21, 2015

World Language globe
January 21, 2015

There are over 6000 languages in the whole world. We lose one every two weeks. Hundreds will be lost within the next generation.

January 18, 2015

Mark Strand by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders
January 18, 2015

U S Poets Laureate Charles Simic and Charles Wright, actor Mary Louise Parker, painter William H Bailey, composer and pianist

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