David Antin: A Talk - The Politics of Poetry

Internationally known for his “talk pieces”— improvisational blends of comedy, story and social commentary that have been described as a mix of Mark Twain and Gertrude Stein, poet David Antin will explore how language can be regarded as essentially political.

Hands On Poetry with Melanie Hope

Using words, drawings, paper cut-outs (and whatever else we can find) we'll make poetry literally hands-on with artist and poet Melanie Hope.

Poetry in The Branches Reading: First Queens International Poetry Festival

Inspired by the People’s Poetry Gathering, this festival brings together world-renowned international poets living in the New York area - including Huang Xiang, Jyotirmoy Datta, Nathalie Handal, Zohra Saed and others - to read and perform their poetry in their native languages and in English.

Exhibition of the 2002 Poetry Publication Showcase

On View in Toronto June 20-24
Bringing Poetry in The Branches training to an international community of librarians at the Joint Conference of the American Library Association & the Canadian Library Association in Toronto.

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