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April 29, 2010

Nox
April 29, 2010

With artistic collaborator Robert Currie, poet Anne Carson discusses and reads from Nox, her illustrated “book in a box” that elegizes the loss of her bro

April 27, 2010

Mark Weiss
April 27, 2010

On the occasion of the publication of The Whole Island: Six Decades of Cuban Poetry, editor Mark Weiss, contributors and translators explore major trends in Cuban poetry,

April 22, 2010

April 22, 2010

On Earth Day, rainforest ecologist Nalini Nadkarni and poet Leonard Schwartz examine how poetic and scientific understandings of nature might be combined to inspir

April 21, 2010

Afaa Michael Weaver
April 21, 2010

Poet Afaa Michael Weaver and acclaimed musicians perform jazz pieces and recitals of Weaver’s poems, followed by conversation about music and verse.

April 16, 2010

John D’Agata
April 16, 2010

Essayist John D’Agata, cross-genre writer Thalia Field and experimental poet Jena Osman trace how research-based projects can evolve into book-len

April 13, 2010

Jesús Aguado
April 13, 2010

Award-winning Spanish poet Jesús Aguado is joined by his English language translators for a bilingual reading and conversation about Iberian poetry, translation and Aguado’s work.

April 10, 2010

Can Poetry Save the Earth? book cover
April 10, 2010

Poets House @ the 2010 Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference in Denver

April 03, 2010

Black Nature book cover
April 03, 2010

Contributors to the landmark anthology Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry gather for conversation and readings.

Panel: 2:30pm
Reading: 4:00pm

March 23, 2010

Green man carving, Abbey Dore, Herefordshire, England
March 23, 2010

Poets Basil King and Thomas Meyer join scholars Carolyn Dinshaw and Michael Hrebeniak for a discussion of the Green Man—the mythi

March 16, 2010

Rae Armantrout
March 16, 2010

Poet Rae Armantrout and Zen Buddhist priest and poet Norman Fischer investigate new and old concepts of the lyric, using their own poems as jumping-off points.

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