Readings & Conversations Archive

Displaying 471 - 480 of 893

March 29, 2005

John Ashbery
March 29, 2005

Poet Ann Lauterbach discusses the work of John Ashbery, a hugely influential poet who has published over twenty books of poetry.

March 23, 2005

Afterwards by Amy Bartlett
March 23, 2005

Amy Bartlett (1949 – 2004) was a poet, editor and long-time Poets House board member.

March 10, 2005

March 10, 2005

Two poetry collectives, centered around politicized notions of the self and language, undermine presumptions about identity, reality and writing.

February 17, 2005

Susana Thénon
February 17, 2005

Argentine poet Maria Negroni will speak on the writing of Argentine poet Susana Thénon (1935-1991), whose work combines linguistic innovation with “a corrosive and constant politic

January 20, 2005

Pierre Reverdy
January 20, 2005

Poet Ron Padgett discusses the poetry of Pierre Reverdy (1889-1960), a prolific poet and a central figure of France’s avant-garde artistic and literary circles from the 1910s to th

December 02, 2004

December 02, 2004

Writers and artists present video art, web art, poetry and theory that radically reinterprets sexual identity and the self.

November 18, 2004

Thom Gunn
November 18, 2004

Poet Tom Sleigh discusses the poetry of Thom Gunn (1929-2004) as an experiment in the conventions of courtly and not-so-courtly love.

November 12, 2004

Nathaniel Mackey
November 12, 2004

Poets Nathaniel Mackey and Ed Roberson read and discuss issues of innovation and serial poetics, poetic precursors (from Robert Duncan to Amiri Baraka) and other f

November 09, 2004

Nicole Brossard
November 09, 2004

Scholar, translator and editor Mary Ann Caws talks with Nicole Brossard, a leading figure of Québec post-modernist and feminist writing.

November 04, 2004

Laura (Riding) Jackson
November 04, 2004

Poets and scholars gather to examine the work of Laura (Riding) Jackson (1901-1991).

Pages