Transfer: A Seminar with Naomi Shihab Nye

Naomi Shihab Nye
Date and Time: 
November 14, 2009 - 3:00PM to 5:00PM
Event Location: 
Kray Hall
Admission: 
$10, $7 for students and seniors, free to Poets House Members

Poet Naomi Shihab Nye, the author and editor of over 20 volumes, leads a round table session for adults that explores how poetry can help us navigate the different phases of our lives—from youth to old age—while examining such issues as absence and presence, loss and discovery. Nye will share her own work about the death of her father and her experience editing an anthology of poems by young poets.

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