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February 21, 1995

Djinji Brown
February 21, 1995

An exploration of the connections and influences shared between these two art forms will feature readings by Tracie Morris, NYC's Queen of Hip Hop (and 1993 Slam Champ at the Nuyor

February 10, 1995

William Butler Yeats
February 10, 1995

Leading poetry critic Helen Vendler will give a multimedia presentation on the visual arts that inspired the poetry of Irish-born, 1923 Nobel-winner William Butler Yeats (1865-1939

December 03, 1994, December 10, 1994

December 03, 1994, December 10, 1994

AIDS has occasioned an overwhelming response in contemporary American poetry. But exactly how, in the face of illness and despair, does poetry function?

December 03, 1994, December 10, 1994

AIDS has occasioned an overwhelming response in contemporary American poetry. But exactly how, in the face of illness and despair, does poetry function?

December 08, 1994

December 08, 1994

Two Portuguese poets give a bilingual reading of their internationally-acclaimed poems, not widely translated into English.

December 01, 1994

December 01, 1994

Roger Conover, editor of Mina Loy's collected poems, and poet and MacArthur Fellow Thom Gunn read and discuss the poems of this early modernist.

November 17, 1994

Cornelius Eady
Showcase Event
November 17, 1994

Suddenly the mass media believe poetry is for everyone: taxi-drivers in movies quote William Carlos Williams and a poem helps sell blue jeans.

November 12, 1994

November 12, 1994

This seminar is designed to help a general audience navigate through critical developments in poetry since the 1940’s.

November 05, 1994

November 05, 1994

This seminar is designed to help a general audience navigate through critical developments in poetry since the 1940’s.

November 03, 1994

November 03, 1994

While readings of all kinds are being used to market books, many publishers and retailers have a lingering fear that poetry won't sell. Through what means can the public have access to poetry?

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