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April 07, 2011

April 07, 2011

A preeminent British poet and translator who has long resided in the United States, Christopher Middleton reads poems and talks about his life with the award-winning poet and art c

April 14, 2011

Robert Browning
April 14, 2011

Poet and journalist Karen Swenson explores the poetry of Robert Browning (1812–1889), attending to the ways in which his dramatic

April 16, 2011

April 16, 2011

This afternoon features a group presentation by contributors to The Grand Piano, a ten-book experiment in autobiography by ten writers affiliated with Language Poetry in San Francisco.

April 29, 2011

Ernesto Cardenal, Poetry Readings, Poetry NYC
April 29, 2011

Nicaraguan poet Ernesto Cardenal, one of the great poets of Latin America and "a major epic-historical poet" (Allen Ginsberg) shares his poems and talks about his life with his Eng

Barbara Henning and Harryette Mullen
April 29, 2011

In celebration of the release of Looking Up Harryette Mullen: Interviews onSleeping with the Dictionary and other works, Harryette Mullen speaks about her playfu

April 30, 2011

Harryette Mullen
April 30, 2011

The acclaimed author of Sleeping with the Dictionary reads with two new poetry talents.

May 14, 2011

Marie Ponsot
May 14, 2011

A translator and author of many poetry books (including The Bird Catcher, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award), Marie Ponsot discusses the fairy tale as the d

May 19, 2011

Dorianne Laux
May 19, 2011

In this talk, poet Dorianne Laux, author of The Book of Men (among other volumes), examines the musical patterns of poetry.

September 10, 2011

September 10, 2011

Poets House and Trinity Wall Street, in conjunction with the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, present a reading by some of America's leading poets as part of the 10th anniversary commemoration of

September 15, 2011

Kiwao Nomura
September 15, 2011

Famous for electrifying performances of his work, Kiwao Nomura is revered in Japan, where he has been awarded major literary honors.

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