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May 28, 2013

May Swenson, Poetry NYC, Poetry Readings
May 28, 2013

In celebration of the centenary of May Swenson’s birth, this reading showcases the breadth of her poetic output—from nature poems displaying her keen observation of wildlife, to ex

June 04, 2013

2013 Poets House Emerging Fellows, Poetry, Poets New York
Residency
June 04, 2013

A reading by the 10 poets in Poets House’s second annual Emerging Poets Fellowship pro

June 17, 2013

June 17, 2013

Doors open at 5:00pm

June 18, 2013

Robert Polito
June 18, 2013

Poet, essayist, and biographer Robert Polito reads his poems dealing with the history of film and presents film clips from some of his favorite movies from film noir to foreign-lan

July 10, 2013

Marcel Proust, Poems, Poetry, French, Poetry NYC
July 10, 2013

Join us on Proust's birthday to celebrate the publication of The Collected Poems of Marcel Proust, edited by Harold Augenbraum, and featuring the work of 20 poets and tran

September 28, 2013

Kurt Brown (1944-2013)
September 28, 2013

Friends and poets gather to remember Kurt Brown (1944–2013), prolific poet, editor, founder of the Aspen Writers’ Conference, former Poets House board member, and beloved teacher.

October 01, 2013

October 01, 2013

Poet and scholar Ammiel Alcalay, Iraqi-American poet Alise Alousi, poet and project founder Beau Beausoleil, and Middle East scholar M.

October 11, 2013

Harvey Shapiro
October 11, 2013

Poets and admirers of Harvey Shapiro (1924-2013) gather to read from his work and share memories of the man who prompted Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

October 16, 2013

Tomas Tranströmer
October 16, 2013

Swedish Nobel Laureate Tomas Tranströmer, poet, psychologist, and translator, is perhaps best known for his mastery of the poetic image.

October 17, 2013

Edgar Allan Poe
October 17, 2013

Robert Pinsky, United States Poet Laureate (1997—2000), essayist, translator, and founder of the Favorite Poem Project,

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