Passwords: Tom Sleigh on Thom Gunn's Re-invention of Love Poetry

Thom Gunn
Date and Time: 
November 18, 2004 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
Poets House, Spring Street

Poet Tom Sleigh discusses the poetry of Thom Gunn (1929-2004) as an experiment in the conventions of courtly and not-so-courtly love. Gunn published more than thirty books of poetry, including Boss Cupid and Collected Poems, and several collections of essays, including The Occasions of Poetry.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations