Poets of the “New World,” Independence, Immigration, and the World’s Wars

Anne Bradstreet, Phillis Wheatley, Emma Lazarus, and Muriel Rukeyser with Milton Kessler
Date and Time: 
May 20, 1995 - 4:00PM to 6:00PM
May 27, 1995 - 4:00PM to 6:00PM
Event Location: 
Poets House, Spring Street

Bradstreet, Wheatley, Lazarus,and Rukeyser: These four under-appreciated, understudied, astounding poets need readers and research. Their work will be read and discussed, and ideas for original research as well as location of sources—especially at Columbia University and the NY Public Library—will be shared.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Workshops, Master Classes and Residencies