To celebrate the publication of his new collection, The Plague Doctor in His Hull-Shaped Hat, Stephen Massimilla will be joined by Eva Salzman for a reading and discussion about the value of poetry as a vital human pleasure and means of expression.
Please join editors Dr. Rand Brandes, Lee Ann Brown, and Leslie Rindoks for an evening celebrating a new two-volume collection Far from the Centers of Ambition, which honors the legacy of the famous Black Mountain College.
The evening will feature readings and a reception; books will be available.
Authors Robert Siek (Purpose and Devil Piss, Sibling Rivalry Press) and Emanuel Xavier (Nefarious, Rebel Satori Press) will read selections from their new poetry collections and autograph copies that will be on sale at this book release party. Some alcoholic beverages will be available. This is a FREE event.
Poets Frank Bidart, Sven Birkerts, Eavan Boland, Lucie Brock-Broido, Greg Delanty, Jonathan Galassi, Eamon Grennan, Edward Hirsch, Jane Hirshfield, Yusef Komunyakaa, Paul Muldoon, Atsuro Riley, Tom Sleigh, Tracy K.
As the neighboring bookstore to our home in Battery Park, Barnes & Noble is hosting a weekend bookfair to benefit Poets House. Make a purchase with a Poets House bookfair voucher at Barnes & Noble Tribeca and a percentage of the sale will be donated to Poets House.