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November 05, 2009

Göran Sonnevi
November 05, 2009

In celebration of his 70th birthday and the publication of his new book, Mozart’s Third Brain, the preeminent Swedish poet Göran Sonnevi makes a rare appearance with his E

November 12, 2009

Angela Jackson
November 12, 2009

Chicago writer Angela Jackson joins poet Patricia Spears Jones for a reading and conversation about their respective writings, including Jackson’s new novel Wh

November 14, 2009

Naomi Shihab Nye
November 14, 2009

Poet Naomi Shihab Nye, the author and editor of over 20 volumes, leads a round table session for adults that explores how poetry can help us navigate the different phases of our li

November 17, 2009

Kit Robinson
November 17, 2009

In a discussion of the improvisational text, Berkeley poet Kit Robinson draws on his recent work as well as resonant writings by Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector

November 18, 2009

 Oxford Book of Latin American Poetry cover
November 18, 2009

Cecilia Vicuña, co-editor of The Oxford Book of Latin American Poetry: A Bilingual Anthology, introduces an evening of acclaimed poets reading 500 years of Latin America p

March 11, 2010

Darrell Bourque
March 11, 2010

Two Louisiana poets discuss the history, challenges and future of Louisianan poetry, examining the influence of culture and landscape as well as the work of Cajun and Creole poets.

March 16, 2010

Rae Armantrout
March 16, 2010

Poet Rae Armantrout and Zen Buddhist priest and poet Norman Fischer investigate new and old concepts of the lyric, using their own poems as jumping-off points.

March 23, 2010

Green man carving, Abbey Dore, Herefordshire, England
March 23, 2010

Poets Basil King and Thomas Meyer join scholars Carolyn Dinshaw and Michael Hrebeniak for a discussion of the Green Man—the mythi

April 03, 2010

Black Nature book cover
April 03, 2010

Contributors to the landmark anthology Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry gather for conversation and readings.

Panel: 2:30pm
Reading: 4:00pm

April 10, 2010

Can Poetry Save the Earth? book cover
April 10, 2010

Poets House @ the 2010 Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference in Denver

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