Palestinian Taha Muhammad Ali's poetry is driven by a storyteller's vivid imagination, disarming humor, and unflinching honesty.
Readings & Conversations Archive
October 03, 2006
October 05, 2006
Readings and discussion highlight the life and poetry of Muriel Rukeyser (1913-1980), visionary poet, political activist, and unparalleled voice in twentieth century American literature.
October 12, 2006
Poets House congratulates Cave Canem on a decade of nurturing emerging African-American poets.
October 17, 2006
Among his many masterworks, Neruda wrote poems about the mysterious power of poetry itself, a power embraced by Chilean culture.
October 30, 2006
The reading follows an intensive writing workshop for local high school students led by Thomas Lux and Sarah Lawrence College MFA students.
November 02, 2006
Nathalie Stephens writes at the border between languages: in her case, English and French.
November 14, 2006
This talk explores Lorca’s artistic sources, including Andalusian music and the metaphorical style characteristic of the avant-garde Hispanic literary movement Ultraísmo.
November 16, 2006
Publication party for Poetry in The Branches: Teen Writing Workshop with Helen Decker
Publication party for Poetry in The Branches: Teen Writing Workshop with Sydney Francis
A panel discussion with Takako Arai, Kiriu Minashita, Sawako Nakayasu, Kyong-Mi Park & Ryoko Sekiguchi