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December 06, 2012

The Poetic Species book cover
December 06, 2012

Former U.S.

November 30, 2012

David Hinton, Chinese Poetry, Poetry NYC, Poetry Talks
November 30, 2012

RESCHEDULED from Thursday November 1st due to Superstorm Sandy

November 13, 2012

Marjorie Perloff, Poetry NYC, Poetry Talks
November 13, 2012

Renowned scholar and critic Marjorie Perloff discusses American composer and music theorist John Cage.

November 10, 2012

Alina Dadaeva, poetry reading, poetry NYC
November 10, 2012

Join us for a special reading by three poets currently in residence at the University of Iowa’s famed International Writing Program.

November 09, 2012

Adrienne Rich
November 09, 2012

"[O]ne of the authentic, unpredictable, urgent, essential voices of our time. All her life she was in love with the hope of telling utter truth.” (W. S. Merwin).

November 08, 2012

Osip Mandelstam
November 08, 2012

Jean Valentine, co-translator of Dark Elderberry Branch: Poems of Marina Tsvetaeva, and poet and editor Christian Wiman, translator of Stolen Air: Sel

October 23, 2012

L. S. Asekoff
October 23, 2012

Poet L. S. Asekoff, co-recipient of the Library of Congress’s 15th annual Witter Bynner Fellowship in poetry, reads from his work. A moderated conversation with former U.S.

October 20, 2012

Kitsch
Conversation
October 20, 2012

Kitsch is a way of describing certain kinds of seemingly trivial, yet treasured, objects in material culture, and poetry has a crucial role in its history.

October 16, 2012

Taha Muhammad Ali
October 16, 2012

Born in the Galilee village of Saffuriyya in 1931, the self-taught and beloved Taha Muhammad Ali (1931-2011) wrote poems—direct, sometimes humorous, often devastating—that conflate

October 10, 2012

Browne, Mali, Merenda and Verlee, Poetry NYC
October 10, 2012

Born in Chicago in the 1980's and now a worldwide phenomenon, the poetry slam is at the center of a controversy between poetry on the page and poetry in performance.

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