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February 08, 2011

Elizabeth Bishop
February 08, 2011

This tribute to Elizabeth Bishop's 100th birthday features readings from her poetry and selections from Elizabeth Bishop and The New Yorker, a new volume of Bishop's correspondence.

January 29, 2011

Daniela Gioseffi
January 29, 2011

Poet and editor Daniela Gioseffi traces transcendentalist themes in American poetry, from Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson to Langston Hughes, June Jordan and Mary Oliver.

January 23, 2011

Christian Bök and Stephen Collis
January 23, 2011

Leading Canadian poets at the cutting edge of contemporary practice address the history of sound poetry and performance, multilingualism, activism and other topics.

January 22, 2011

Fred Wah and M NourbeSe Philip
January 22, 2011

Leading Canadian poets at the cutting edge of contemporary practice address the history of sound poetry and performance, multilingualism, activism and other topics.

November 20, 2010

Daniel Swift
November 20, 2010

Daniel Swift, the author of Bomber County: The Poetry of a Lost Pilot's War and a professor of English at Skidmore College, examines poems written in response to the bombi

November 18, 2010

November 18, 2010

National Book Award–winning poet Gerald Stern— described as “a postnuclear, multicultural Whitman for the millennium” (Kate

November 13, 2010

November 13, 2010

In this panel, three young poet-scholars investigate the intersection of research and poetic practice, including Perez’s interest in ethnography & poetry, Reyes’s practice of rewriting/retellin

November 11, 2010

Radical Poetics and Secular Jewish Culture book cover
November 11, 2010

In conjunction with the publication of Radical Poetics and Secular Jewish Culture (edited by Stephen Paul Miller and Daniel Morris), this panel surveys the work of Jewish poets writing wit

November 05, 2010

November 05, 2010

Jerome Rothenberg, poet and editor of the Poems for the Millennium series, reads from and analyzes the work of Romantics and Post-Romantics such as Blake, Shelley, Hölderl

November 04, 2010

Pedro Pietri
November 04, 2010

Poets and friends gather to honor the life and work of Pedro Pietri (1944–2004), a seminal Nuyorican poet and playwright, whose subversive, irreverent writings include Puerto R

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