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A Memorial for Stanley Kunitz

Stanley Kunitz
with Mark Doty, Marie Howe, Galway Kinnell, Gretchen Kunitz, Genine Lentine & Sharon Olds
Date and Time: 
September 20, 2006 - 8:00PM
Event Location: 
92nd Street Y, 1395 Lexington Ave

"The poem comes in the form of a blessing -'like rapture breaking on the mind,'" wrote the late Stanley Kunitz in the introduction to Passing Through. When Kunitz died May 14, 2006, at 100, he left a legacy of creative endurance and an impassioned commitment to the preservation of poetry. The life and work of Poets House co-founder Stanley Kunitz will be celebrated through poems and stories, photographs, and rare archival recordings.

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