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October 23, 2014

John Berryman
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

Valeria Luiselli by Dan Callister
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

Natasha Sajé
October 15, 2014

The prose poem derives energy from the collision of opposites: realism and fantasy; poem and novel.

October 07, 2014

Octavio Paz
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 for

September 27, 2014

A Child's Garden of Verses book cover
September 27, 2014

A panel discussion and conversation about poems written by children – and poems written for children – with children’s literature scholar Jennifer Brown, educator and founder of Th

September 23, 2014

Eleni Sikelianos
September 23, 2014

Our earliest writers combined forms naturally: Herodotus wrote stories about what he saw or heard and called it history; Sappho wrote songs we call poetry.

August 06, 2014

Cathy Linh Che, Harmony Holiday, Yusef Komunyakaa, and Mark Wunderlich
Reading, Showcase Event
August 06, 2014

Cathy Linh Che (Split, Alice James Books), Harmony Holiday (Go Find Your Father/A Famous Blues, Ricochet Editions), Yusef Komunyakaa

July 30, 2014

Lenelle Moïse, Spencer Reece, Jeffrey Harrison, and Joan Larkin
Reading, Showcase Event
July 30, 2014

Jeffrey Harrison (Into Daylight, Tupelo Press), Joan Larkin (Blue Hanuman, Hanging Loose Press), Lenelle Moïse (Haiti Glass

July 23, 2014

Emily Abendroth, Brett Fletcher Lauer, Frances Justine Post, and Wendy S. Walter
Reading, Showcase Event
July 23, 2014

Emily Abendroth (]Exclosures[, Ahshata Press), Brett Fletcher Lauer (A Hotel in Belgium, Four Way Books), Frances Justine Post (

June 27, 2014

Maria Hassabi, Paolo Javier, and Kaneza Schaal
June 27, 2014

In conjunction with the site-based presentation of Maria Hassabi’s dance performance PREMIERE at Bowling Green, join Maria Hassabi, Paolo Javier, and

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