On the Poetry Talent with Alice Notley

Alice Notley, Poetry, Poetry Talks, Poetry NYC
Date and Time: 
April 29, 2014 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
Kray Hall
Admission: 
$10, $7 for students and seniors, free to Poets House members

Award-winning and prolific poet Alice Notley leads an autobiographically-inspired discussion of the poetry talent – its rarity, mystery, and importance in the education and nurture of poets.

Alice Notley is the author of more than twenty volumes of poetry, including Negativity's Kiss (2014); Songs and Stories of the Ghouls (2011); Culture of One (2011); Grave of Light: New and Selected Poems 1970-2005 (2006), which received the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize; Disobedience (2011), winner of the Griffin International Poetry Prize; and Mysteries of Small Houses (1998), which won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. She is also the author of a collection of essays on poetry, Coming After (2005). She lives in Paris.

Presented as part of the Emerging Poets Fellowship public lecture series, generously funded by the Jerome Foundation.

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