Readings & Conversations Archive

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June 08, 2012

Passwords: Carol Muske-Dukes on the Beats
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
June 08, 2012

Poet and novelist Carol Muske-Dukes offers insights on the Beat poets, with a discussion of the work of Diane di Prima, Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, Gary Snyder and Philip Whalen.

June 05, 2012

John Berryman, Poetry Talks, Poetry Discussions, Poetry NYC
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
June 05, 2012

Poet and editor Saskia Hamilton looks at three post-war American poets, examining their formal innovation and selective use of the confessional, as well as their complex mutual fri

June 02, 2012

Passwords: Lee Ann Brown on Black Mountain Poets
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
June 02, 2012

Poet Lee Ann Brown discusses the poetic movement that started at the experimental Black Mountain College in the 1950s and 1960s, including a focus on Charles Olson and Robert Dunca

May 31, 2012

Passwords: Martín Espada on Puerto Rican Poetry
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 31, 2012

Poet Martín Espada addresses the political poetic tradition of Puerto Rico, from Julia de Burgos to three major poets—Clemente Soto Vélez, Juan Antonio Corretjer and Francisco Mato

May 22, 2012

Passwords: Rosamond King on Caribbean Poets of the 20th Century
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 22, 2012

Scholar and poet Rosamond King shares her insights into the groundbreaking output of 20th-century Caribbean poets, including the works of Kamau Brathwaite and M.

May 17, 2012

Vijay Seshadri, Poetry NYC, Poetry Discussions
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 17, 2012

Poet Vijay Seshadri addresses the life and work of this prolific British-born poet, who spent much of his life in New York creating an unparalleled body of work.

May 15, 2012

Passwords: Cornelius Eady on the Harlem Renaissance
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 15, 2012

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May 12, 2012

Basil Bunting, Poetry talks, Poetry discussions, Poetry NYC
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 12, 2012

Poet Ann Lauterbach discusses the 1930s Objectivist poets from Basil Bunting and Lorine Niedecker to George Oppen and Louis Zukofsky.

May 10, 2012

Marjorie Welish, Poetry talks, poetry NYC
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 10, 2012

Poet, painter and critic Marjorie Welish discusses the work of the early 20th-century Imagists, especially Ezra Pound and H.D.

May 08, 2012

Herbert Leibowitz, poetry discussions, Poetry NYC
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 08, 2012

Editor and critic Herbert Leibowitz, author of “Something Urgent I Have to Say to You”: The Life and Work of William Carlos Williams, discusses the great doctor’s oeuvre,

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