For many people, childhood is the time we are most saturated with poetry, and young adulthood is when we are first compelled to write it.
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November 22, 2014
November 20, 2014
Is there such a thing as a poet’s novel, a text which uniquely traverses boundaries between genres? Why do poets turn to novels?
November 15, 2014
November 10, 2014
Doors open at 6:00pm for this special program!
November 08, 2014
November 06, 2014
“One of the most influential poetry critics of his generation,” according to The New York Times, Harvard professor Stephen Burt has published three collections of poetry i
October 23, 2014
In this interactive program, Britain-based poetry critic Daniel Swift, editor of The Heart is Strange: New Selected Poems as well as forthcoming centennial editions of Ber
October 21, 2014
The author of Faces in the Crowd and Sidewalks, novelist and essayist Valeria Luiselli uses the city to exercise a roving intelligence, seeking out the questions
October 15, 2014
October 07, 2014
Poet, essayist, diplomat, and Nobelist Octavio Paz (1914-1998) believed that “to acknowledge the variety of visions and sensibilities is to preserve the richness of life” and ushered in a new era f