25th Annual Poetry Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge!
Jun 8, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm$275 – $300
Join hundreds of poets and poetry enthusiasts in Poets House’s annual crossing of the Brooklyn Bridge. Renowned poets will lead the procession, reading from poems about the city by some of the greats who lived and worked on these shores. At the end of our journey, we’ll gather for a celebratory dinner, conversation—and more poetry!
Tickets begin at $300, general; $275 for Poets House members (two tickets maximum). Reservations are required.
Proceeds make our programs and library possible.
2008: Galway Kinnell reads “Crossing Brooklyn Ferry”
2006: Billy Collins reads at the 11th Annual Poetry Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge
2015: Bill Murray reads “What the Mirror Said” by Lucille CliftonRecorded On: Monday, June 8, 2015
Actor Bill Murray reads Lucille Clifton’s poem “What the Mirror Said” at the 20th Annual Poetry Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge, June 8, 2015. (Part…