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January 08, 2004

Poem of the End by Marina Tsvetaeva book cover
January 08, 2004

Winner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for poetry, Paul Muldoon provides a close reading of “Poem of the End,” written by the great Russian poet Marina Tsvetaeva (1892-1941) in 1924 aft

December 09, 2003

Lionel Fogarty
December 09, 2003

Australian poet John Kinsella examines the work of acclaimed Aboriginal poet and political activist Lionel Fogarty, whose poetry embraces the language and struggles of Aboriginal p

October 30, 2003

October 30, 2003

Cultural critic Eliot Weinberger and poet Bei Dao discuss the ways in which poetry can respond to cultural and political disenfranchisement, and to exile from one’

October 28, 2003

October 28, 2003

For the past 28 years, Clayton Eshleman has been investigating Ice-Age paintings and engravings found in caves in southwestern France.

October 26, 2003

Alistair Paterson
October 26, 2003

Alistair Paterson, editor of Poetry New Zealand, one of New Zealand’s leading poetry magazines, travels to New York to present the magazine to new audiences and to meet po

October 19, 2003, October 20, 2003

Stanley Kunitz
October 19, 2003, October 20, 2003

Stanley Kunitz will read from his work and take part in a discussion.

Stanley Kunitz
October 19, 2003, October 20, 2003

Stanley Kunitz will read from his work and take part in a discussion.

October 09, 2003

October 09, 2003

What is political poetry in the 21st century, and who is its audience? How do form and language play a part in poetry that examines the conflicts of our time?

September 23, 2003

David Antin
September 23, 2003

Internationally known for his “talk pieces”— improvisational blends of comedy, story and social commentary that have been described as a mix of Mark Twain and Gertrude Stein, poet David Ant

September 13, 2003

September 13, 2003

Inspired by the People’s Poetry Gathering, this festival brings together world-renowned international poets living in the New York area - including Huang Xiang, Jyotirmoy

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