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November 12, 2009

Angela Jackson
November 12, 2009

Chicago writer Angela Jackson joins poet Patricia Spears Jones for a reading and conversation about their respective writings, including Jackson’s new novel Wh

November 05, 2009

Göran Sonnevi
November 05, 2009

In celebration of his 70th birthday and the publication of his new book, Mozart’s Third Brain, the preeminent Swedish poet Göran Sonnevi makes a rare appearance with his E

November 03, 2009

Map of Poland
November 03, 2009

Four leading Polish poets Bożena Keff, Marzanna Kielar, Tomasz Rożycki & Eugeniusz Tkaczyszyn-Dycki, discuss contemporary Pol

October 29, 2009

The Wind Shifts: New Latino Poetry book cover
October 29, 2009

Francisco Aragón, poet and editor of The Wind Shifts: New Latino Poetry, hosts a reading of leading Latino poets and a panel exploring multi- and interlingualism, the role

October 28, 2009

Collected Poems of Thom Gunn book cover
October 28, 2009

A reading with Alfred Corn, Elaine Equi, Wendy Lesser, Robert Pinsky, Robert Polito, Tom Sleigh

October 27, 2009

Thom Gunn
October 27, 2009

Poets John Peck and Brian Teare discuss the formal precision and bold subject matter of British poet Thom Gunn (1929–2004), who found his poetic voice during the f

October 24, 2009

SUDDeN ORPHeUS - Three Ghosts
October 24, 2009

In Sudden Orpheus, an avant-garde puppet-theater piece for adults, puppeteer Ariel Goldberger and poet Leonard Schwartz explore the frontier between poetr

October 23, 2009

SUDDeN ORPHeUS - Three Ghosts
October 23, 2009

In Sudden Orpheus, an avant-garde puppet-theater piece for adults, puppeteer Ariel Goldberger and poet Leonard Schwartz explore the frontier between poetr

October 20, 2009

John Felstiner
October 20, 2009

Through lively readings of great poems, from the Psalms to Gary Snyder, scholar and translator John Felstiner demonstrates how poetry can sensitize us to the beauty and vu

October 16, 2009

David Bromige
October 16, 2009

This evening celebrates the life and work of poet David Bromige (1933–2009), who was born in London, grew up in Canada, and arrived in 1962 in Northern California, where he spent t

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