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June 19, 2015

Painting: Sultan ‘Ali ‘Adil Shah II Shooting an Arrow at a Tiger
June 19, 2015

Explore the senses and chart your own path through the exhibition Sultans of Deccan

June 04, 2015

Laura Kasischke
June 04, 2015

Winner of the 2011 National Book Critics Circle Award for Space, in Chains and a finalist for the 2015 Kingsley Tufts Award, Laura Kasischke is the author of seven books

June 02, 2015

2015 Emerging Poets Group Photo
June 02, 2015

A not-to-be-missed glimpse into the most exciting new poetry in New York City as the 2015 Poets House Emerging Poets Fellows (Click names for bios and a sample of each poets work):

May 21, 2015

Renee Gladman
May 21, 2015

Current Radcliffe fellow Renee Gladman, award-winning Guggenheim fellow Ben Lerner, and New York School legend Eileen Myles, all celebrated write

May 19, 2015

Afaa Michael Weaver
May 19, 2015

Beginning with a look at a poem by Sterling Brown, this interactive craft lecture with 2014 Kingsley Tufts Award winner Afaa Michael Weaver will consider the challenges and reward

May 16, 2015

Wanda Coleman
May 16, 2015

Los Angeles poet and writer Wanda Coleman (1946 – 2013) was the author of twenty books, most recenly 2008's Jazz and Twelve O'Clock Tales.

May 14, 2015

Diane Ackerman
May 14, 2015

We are thrilled to welcome Emmy Award-winner Randy Cohen, widely known as the original writer of “The Ethicist” for New York Times Magazine, back to Poets House for a sec

May 12, 2015

May 12, 2015

Galway Kinnell (1927-2014), winner of the National Book Award, the Pulitzer Prize, and author of over 30 books, was a dear friend to Poets House.

April 28, 2015

Natalie Diaz
April 28, 2015

Award-winning poet, author of the collection When My Brother Was an Aztec, and former professional basketball player Natalie Diaz discusses the relationship between break