Readings & Conversations Archive

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April 25, 2012

Passwords: C.K. Williams on Robert Frost
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
April 25, 2012

C.K. Williams speaks about the life and poetry of the venerated American poet Robert Frost, the rural patrician of New England literary life.

May 01, 2012

Passwords: Terese Svoboda on Kay Boyle, Lola Ridge, Hart Crane, Mina Loy and M
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 01, 2012

Poet and novelist Terese Svoboda use the life of poet, political activist and editor Lola Ridge as a lens to examine the modernist poetry of her time.

May 03, 2012

Joan Richardson, Poetry Discussions, Poetry NYC
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 03, 2012

2012 Guggenheim Fellow Joan Richardson, author of a two-volume biography of the poet Wallace Stevens and co-editor, with Frank Kermode, of Wallace Stevens: Collected Poetry and

May 08, 2012

Herbert Leibowitz, poetry discussions, Poetry NYC
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 08, 2012

Editor and critic Herbert Leibowitz, author of “Something Urgent I Have to Say to You”: The Life and Work of William Carlos Williams, discusses the great doctor’s oeuvre,

May 10, 2012

Marjorie Welish, Poetry talks, poetry NYC
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 10, 2012

Poet, painter and critic Marjorie Welish discusses the work of the early 20th-century Imagists, especially Ezra Pound and H.D.

May 12, 2012

Basil Bunting, Poetry talks, Poetry discussions, Poetry NYC
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 12, 2012

Poet Ann Lauterbach discusses the 1930s Objectivist poets from Basil Bunting and Lorine Niedecker to George Oppen and Louis Zukofsky.

May 15, 2012

Passwords: Cornelius Eady on the Harlem Renaissance
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 15, 2012

RESCHEDULED UNTIL FALL 2012

May 17, 2012

Vijay Seshadri, Poetry NYC, Poetry Discussions
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 17, 2012

Poet Vijay Seshadri addresses the life and work of this prolific British-born poet, who spent much of his life in New York creating an unparalleled body of work.

May 22, 2012

Passwords: Rosamond King on Caribbean Poets of the 20th Century
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 22, 2012

Scholar and poet Rosamond King shares her insights into the groundbreaking output of 20th-century Caribbean poets, including the works of Kamau Brathwaite and M.

May 31, 2012

Passwords: Martín Espada on Puerto Rican Poetry
Conversation, 25th Anniversary Event
May 31, 2012

Poet Martín Espada addresses the political poetic tradition of Puerto Rico, from Julia de Burgos to three major poets—Clemente Soto Vélez, Juan Antonio Corretjer and Francisco Mato

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