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Special Member Events

Gary Snyder, Poetry NYC, Poetry Events
Bright Star film, Poetry NYC, Poetry Events
Members Sleepover, Poetry NYC, Poetry Events
Poets House is grateful to our Members for their support of our place for poetry and we are pleased to offer exciting and exclusive Members-only events throughout the year. Over the past several years, Special Members Events have included:
  • A free screening of the film Bright Star preceded by a sneak preview of Poets House’s then-new space during our Grand Opening celebration;

  • Legendary poet Gary Snyder reading from his work and in conversation with Jonathan Skinner, followed by a reception and book signing;

  • An advance screening of the award-winning Korean film Poetry with an introduction and discussion by film critic Michael Atkinson, followed by a reception; and

  • An unforgettable night of dreaming, reading and writing the “poetry of the night” at our annual Members’ Sleepover.

  • Poets House Members share their voices at an open-mic style reading in the unique environment of the Poets House Showcase exhibition.
A master list of all Poets House programs held from 1986 to the present can be found here.

Download our Spring 2018 Calendar (PDF)

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