Readings & Conversations Archive

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May 17, 2001

Ellen Bryant Voigt
May 17, 2001

Ellen Bryant Voigt, one of our most acute poetic thinkers, delivers the annual lecture on the craft of poetry, in honor of Paul Zweig—poet, critic, and one of Poets House’s origina

May 12, 2001

May 10, 2001

May 10, 2001

In the words of Carol Conroy, the memorization of a poem invokes "all the myriad acts of attention that create a poem.

May 05, 2001

May 01, 2001

Decreation book cover, Poetry Talks, Poetry NYC
May 01, 2001

Poet Anne Carson discusses the life and work of three women featured in her recent libretto Decreation—the ancient Greek lyric poet Sappho; Marguerite Porete, the 13th cen

April 26, 2001

April 14, 2001

April 14, 2001

Longtime friends Marie Howe and Michael Klein discuss the role of memory in poetry and memoir, and the intersections of the two forms in their writing.

April 13, 2001

April 13, 2001

Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney initiates an annual program on the art of translation.

April 11, 2001

Stanley Kunitz
April 11, 2001

A reading and celebration of the life and work of U.S. Poet Laureate and Poets House co-founder Stanley Kunitz

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