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May 19, 2015

Afaa Michael Weaver
May 19, 2015

Beginning with a look at a poem by Sterling Brown, this interactive craft lecture with 2014 Kingsley Tufts Award winner Afaa Michael Weaver will consider the challenges and rewards

May 16, 2015

Wanda Coleman
May 16, 2015

Join Mahogany L.

May 14, 2015

Diane Ackerman, Randy Cohen, and Maeve Gilchrist
May 14, 2015

We are thrilled to welcome Emmy Award-winner Randy Cohen, widely known as the original writer of “The Ethicist” for New York Times Magazine, back to Poets House for a seco

May 12, 2015

May 12, 2015

Galway Kinnell (1927-2014), winner of the National Book Award, the Pulitzer Prize, and author of over 30 books, was a dear friend to Poets House.

Workshop
May 12, 2015

A reading by participants in the four week Ritua

April 28, 2015

April 18, 2015

Maxine Hong Kingston
April 18, 2015

Recipient of the National Book Foundation’s Lifetime Achievement Award, author of the renowned 1976 work The Woman Warrior, and the daughter of illegal Chinese immigrants, Maxine H

April 16, 2015

Jorie Graham
April 16, 2015

One of the most celebrated contemporary poets, Pulitzer Prize winner and Harvard professor Jorie Graham is the author of thirteen books of poetry, most recently From The New Wo

April 11, 2015

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April 11, 2015

"Being a poet means being human," declared the great Iranian feminist poet Forough Farrokhzad (1935-1967).

March 31, 2015

Edward Sanders
Exhibition Opening
March 31, 2015

6:00pm - Reception and exhibition tour with Edward Sanders
7:00pm - Artist talk with Edward Sanders and guests

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