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Passwords: Robert Bly on William Stafford

William Stafford
with special guests Dana Gioia, William Matthews, C.K. Williams, Grace Schulman, Galway Kinnell and others
Date and Time: 
May 12, 1995 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
New York University, Tishman Auditorium, 40 Washington Square South

William Stafford (1914-1994) committed himself to a poetic stance of neutrality and susceptibility to the moment. He won the National Book Award, the Shelley Memorial Award, and a Guggenheim award, among others. Robert Bly has published 12 books of poetry and has brought the poetry of many other cultures into English. He is also known as a pioneer of the “men’s movement.”

American Sign Language interpreter will be present.

Passwords programs are made possible, in part, by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities, a state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House, co-sponsored by The New York University Creative Writing Program
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations