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Craft Talk: The Revolution Is Emotional: Recovering Art & Community with Yanyi

May 4, 2019 | 3:00 pm


Former Emerging Poets Fellow Yanyi returns to Poets House to give a talk on his debut book, The Year of Blue Water (Yale, 2019), chosen by Carl Phillips for the 2018 Yale Younger Poets Prize. Yanyi will explore how his collection investigates a self in crisis, queerness, and the dialogues that connect the living and dead.

Presented as part of the Emerging Poets Fellowship public lecture series, with support from the Jerome Foundation.

Admission $10, $7 for students and seniors, free to Poets House members


May 4, 2019
3:00 pm
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Elizabeth Kray Hall, Poets House
10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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