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2012: Stanzas in Meditation: A Gertrude Stein Celebration - Panel Discussion (Full Audio)

Four emerging textual scholars -- Logan Esdale, Susannah Hollister, Liesl Olson and Emily Setina -- share their recent work in th

2012: Stanzas in Meditation: A Gertrude Stein Celebration - Reading (Full Audio)

A reading of Gertrude Stein’s poetic work with scholars Logan Esdale, Susannah Hollister, Liesl Olson and Emily Setina, Stein arc

2012: Mark Doty on Walt Whitman (Full Audio)

National Book Award winning poet Mark Doty leads a close reading of Whitman’s poem “Song of Myself,” as well as other works from Leaves of Grass.

2012: Quincy Troupe reads 'Forty-One Seconds on a Sunday in June, in Salt Lake City, Utah'

Quincy Troupe reads and discusses "Forty-One Seconds on a Sunday in June, in Salt Lake City, Utah (for Michael Jordan)" as part of Quincy Troupe on the Craft of Poetry

2012: Quincy Troupe reads 'A Poem for Magic'

Quincy Troupe reads and discusses "A Poem for Magic" as part of Quincy Troupe on the Craft of Poetry

2011: Coleman Barks on Rumi’s “Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing"

Coleman Barks reads from and discusses his translation of Rumi’s poem “Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, // there is a field.

2011: Coleman Barks reads Rumi

Poet and preeminent translator of the mystic poet Rumi, Coleman Barks reads from his translations of the poet and discusses the power of 13th and 14th century mystical Sufi poetry.

2011: Coleman Barks reads from Rumi’s The Masnavi

Coleman Barks reads an excerpt from his translation of Rumi’s long poem The Masnavi.

2010: A Mirror for the Twentieth Century: An Evening with Adonis (Full Audio)

Born in Syria in 1930, Adonis is one of the most revered and influential poets of the Arabic-speaking world.

2008: Kay Ryan reads ‘Expectations’

Kay Ryan reads her poem ‘Expectations’ as part of Poetic City: A Poets House Celebration.

Recorded in Nelson A. Rockefeller Park, June 18, 2008