Poet Alicia Ostriker discusses the gender-related challenges (and aims) for today’s writers and readers of poetry as part of the panel What’s Feminism Got to Do with It? Gender, Poetry and Everyday Life in the 21st Century(Full audio, approx. 15 mins)
New Yorker Poetry Editor Alice Quinn discusses what the future may hold for poets, publishers and poetry audiences as part of the 1998 Future of Poetry Publishing Panel(Full audio, Approx. 15 mins)
Pulitzer-prize winning poet Galway Kinnell reads "In My Craft or Sullen Art" by Dylan Thomas at Bubby's Brooklyn, as part of Poets House's 9th Annual Poetry Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge
Pulitzer-prize winning poet Galway Kinnell reads the 'Farewell' from Walt Whitman's "Song of Myself" at Bubby's Brooklyn, as part of Poets House's 11th Annual Poetry Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge
Pulitzer-prize winning poet Galway Kinnell reads Walt Whitman's "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry" at Brooklyn's historic Fulton Ferry Landing as part of Poets House's 13th Annual Poetry Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge(Approx 12 minutes)
Please join poet and translator Marisa Frasca in celebrating the release of her latest book, Via Incanto: Poems from the Darkroom from Bordighera Press.
Reception to follow immediately after the reading.
About the author:
Learn about Poetry in Zoos, Poetic Voices of the Muslim World, and other Poets House national initiatives.
Poet and memoirist Eleni Sikelianos discusses how she and other writers are reviving the flow of genetic material between forms to reflect our complicated minds and lives.
Part of Other Impulses: Poets Writing Across Genres
Full Audio (approx 55 mins)
Please come to enjoy a composition by Miquèu Montanaro, setting the poetry of Max Rouquette to music.
Eliot Weinberger editor of The Poems of Octavio Paz (New Directions, 2012) reads his English translation of Paz's poem "Sunstone"(Complete poem, approx. 35 minutes)
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