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
Readings & Conversations Archive
April 18, 2015
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
"Being a poet means being human," declared the great Iranian feminist poet Forough Farrokhzad (1935-1967).
March 31, 2015
6:00pm - Reception and exhibition tour with Edward Sanders
7:00pm - Artist talk with Edward Sanders and guests
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
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
Join us for a day-long celebration of John Berryman, in honor of the poet's centenary.
February 07, 2015
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
U S Poets Laureate Charles Simic and Charles Wright, actor Mary Louise Parker, painter William H Bailey, composer and pianist