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A Tribute to Jean Valentine

Apr 5, 2016 | 7:00 pm

Jean Valentine

The author of thirteen books of poetry, Jean Valentine continues to delight and surprise new readers and adoring fans. As Adrienne Rich proclaimed, Valentine’s “is a poetry of the highest order, because it lets us into spaces and meanings we couldn’t approach in any other way.” Hear these poems read by poets they continue to inspire, including Michael Burkard, Mark Doty, Ross Gay, Aracelis Girmay, Jody Gladding, David Hinton, Joan Larkin, Anne Marie Macari, Jane Mead, Elizabeth Metzger, Dennis Nurkse, Mary Ruefle, Patrick Rosal, Gerald Stern, Brian Teare and Ocean Vuong.

Admission Free and open to the public Location The New School Auditorium (Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall) 66 West 12th Street New York NY Sponsored By The New School, Poetry Society of America, and Poets House


Apr 5, 2016
7:00 pm
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