E. E. Cummings accomplished the rarest of balancing acts: He managed to be both a deeply committed experimentalist and a very popular poet.
Readings & Conversations Archive
April 22, 2008
April 23, 2008
In advance of our move to Battery Park City later this year, Poets House, the Battery Park City Neighbors' and Parents' Association and Battery Park City Seniors join forces to present a reading by
April 26, 2008
Edna St. Vincent Millay, an elfin, red-haired diva of the sonnet, published some of the wisest, sexiest, and most feminist poetry of the 20th century.
May 01, 2008
May 03, 2008
Coral Bracho and her translator Forrest Gander read from Firefly Under the Tongue: Selected Poems, Bracho's first full-length collection to appear in Engl
May 06, 2008
May 07, 2008
May 08, 2008
In the spirit of Norman Bluhm and Frank O'Hara's collaborative poem-paintings, currently on view in New York Cool, participants representing several generations of New York City poetry res
May 14, 2008
Raymond P Scheindlin draws upon the letters and poems of Judah Halevi (1085-1141), the pre-Modern Hebrew poet and philosopher, to recreate the last year of Halevi’s life during whi