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Passwords: Helen Vendler on Shakespeare’s Sonnets

Apr 8, 1998 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Art of Shakespeare’s Sonnets

How do poets find symbolic forms for ideas? How might a poet contrast the Platonic triad––the Good, the True and the Beautiful––with the Christian Trinity? How might a poet describe in fourteen lines the corruption of the world? To address these questions, Helen Vendler revisits one of the greats.

Sponsored By Poets House


Apr 8, 1998
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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