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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.

March 11, 2010

Darrell Bourque
March 11, 2010

Two Louisiana poets discuss the history, challenges and future of Louisianan poetry, examining the influence of culture and landscape as well as the work of Cajun and Creole poets.

November 18, 2009

 Oxford Book of Latin American Poetry cover
November 18, 2009

Cecilia Vicuña, co-editor of The Oxford Book of Latin American Poetry: A Bilingual Anthology, introduces an evening of acclaimed poets reading 500 years of Latin America p

November 17, 2009

Kit Robinson
November 17, 2009

In a discussion of the improvisational text, Berkeley poet Kit Robinson draws on his recent work as well as resonant writings by Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector

November 14, 2009

Naomi Shihab Nye
November 14, 2009

Poet Naomi Shihab Nye, the author and editor of over 20 volumes, leads a round table session for adults that explores how poetry can help us navigate the different phases of our li

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