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November 05, 2013

Mei-mei Berssenbrugge and Charles Altieri
November 05, 2013

Mei-mei Berssenbrugge was described by poet Jackson Mac Low as “neither objectivist nor subjectivist but a poet of the whole consciousness.” Born in Beijing, she emerges from diver

November 08, 2013

Kwame Dawes
November 08, 2013

Poet Kwame Dawes introduces a new generation of African poets whose work reflects the complex cosmopolitanism of contemporary African societies and cultures that remain fully tradi

November 09, 2013

Flags of the World
November 09, 2013

Poets House welcomes six poets currently in residence at the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa to share their work and dis

November 11, 2013

Seamus Heaney
November 11, 2013

Poets Frank Bidart, Sven Birkerts, Eavan Boland, Lucie Brock-Broido, Greg Delanty, Jonathan Galassi

November 14, 2013

Adélia Prado, Brazilian Poetry, Poetry NYC
November 14, 2013

One of the foremost poets of Brazil, Adélia Prado is author of eight books of poetry, two of which have been translated into English, including her newest collection Ex-Voto

November 19, 2013

Exhibition Opening
November 19, 2013

Lucille Clifton on view November 19, 2013 through March 22, 2014; Compendium of Creatures on view November 19, 2013 through April 5, 2014

November 23, 2013

Occitania
November 23, 2013

The 11th century trobadors and trobairitz of Occitania, a region encompassing parts of southern France, Italy's Occitan Valleys, Monaco, and Catalonia's Val d'Aran, hav

December 14, 2013

Muriel Rukeyser
December 14, 2013

with Ana Božičević, Nicole Cooley, Jan Freeman, Rachel Eliza Griffiths, Kimiko Hahn, Patricia Spears Jon

January 25, 2014

William Stafford
January 25, 2014

William Stafford (1914–1993) was the author of more than 50 books; his first poetry collection, Traveling Through the Dark (1962), won the 1963 National Book Award for Poetry.

February 22, 2014

Elizabeth Alexander, Poetry, Poetry Talks, Poetry NYC
February 22, 2014

“Clifton’s poems invite meditation and return” wrote Obama inaugural poet and Yale professor Elizabeth Alexander about Lucille Clifton (1936-2010).

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