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April 19, 2012

Sébastien Smirou, French Poetry, Poetry Reading, Poetry NYC
Reading
April 19, 2012

French poet Sébastien Smirou is joined by fellow poets and translators Pierre Joris and Andrew Zawacki for a reading from — and discussion of —

April 14, 2012

Dutch Poetry Tour flyer, Poetry Readings NYC, Poetry NYC
Reading
April 14, 2012

A reading by a diverse group of younger Dutch poets representing a cross-section of new poetic practices and dynamic literary theory.

Flag of the Netherlands, Dutch Poetry, Poetry Readings, Poetry NYC
Conversation
April 14, 2012

A discussion by a diverse group of younger Dutch poets representing a cross-section of new poetic practices and dynamic literary theory, with Pieter Boskma, Hélène Gelèns

April 13, 2012

Ghassan Zaqtan, Arabic Poetry, Poetry NYC
Reading, Conversation
April 13, 2012

Please note that due to a delay in receiving a visa to travel to the United States, Ghassan Zaqtan will not be able to join us at this event.

March 29, 2012

Passwords: Cole Swensen on 19th Century French Poetry
25th Anniversary Event
March 29, 2012

Poet and translator Cole Swensen discusses the Symbolist poets in late 19th century France, with close readings of poems by Stéphane Mallarmé and Charles Baudelaire alongside other

March 28, 2012

Passwords: Eamon Grennan on W.B. Yeats
Reading, 25th Anniversary Event
March 28, 2012

Eamon Grennan gives an overview and offers close readings of several poems by the great Irish modernist.

March 24, 2012

Passwords: Mark Doty on Walt Whitman
Reading, 25th Anniversary Event
March 24, 2012

National Book Award winning poet Mark Doty leads a close reading of Whitman’s poem “Song of Myself,” as well as other works from Leaves of Grass.

March 21, 2012

Hans Faverey, Dutch Poetry, Poetry NYC, Poetry Panels, Poetry Discussions
Conversation
March 21, 2012

This evening celebrates the life and work of Surinam-born Dutch poet Hans Faverey, described by J.M. Coetzee as “the purest poetic intelligence of his generation.”

March 20, 2012

Quincy Troupe, Poetry Talks, Poetry Readings, Poetry NYC
Conversation
March 20, 2012

Poet Quincy Troupe talks about poetic forms and approaches to craft as exemplified by American poetry along with a discussion of his own poetic innovations.

March 17, 2012

Gigi Bradford on Anne Bradstreet, Phillis Wheatley and Frances E.W. Harper
25th Anniversary Event
March 17, 2012

Poet and nonprofit arts leader Gigi Bradford looks at the life and work of women poets of the New World.

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