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November 2019

Gay New York Gallery Walk with Artist Nicholas Buffon

Nov 6, 2019 | 6:30 pm
Margo Viscusi Reading Room, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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Join artist Nicholas Buffon for the second onsite tour of his exhibition of LGBTQ literary, community & protest sites, Gay New York: Walt Whitman to the Present.

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October 2019

Gay New York Gallery Walk with Artist Nicholas Buffon

Oct 30, 2019 | 6:30 pm
Margo Viscusi Reading Room, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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Join artist Nicholas Buffon for the first onsite tour of his exhibition of LGBTQ literary, community & protest sites, Gay New York: Walt Whitman to the Present.

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June 2019

Opening Reading: Gay New York: Walt Whitman to the Present Has Audio Source

Jun 20, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Margo Viscusi Reading Room, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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Bethesda Fountain, Nicholas Buffon

Bethesda Fountain-Nicholas Buffon

The opening night of Gay New York, with poets Michael Klein, Joey De Jesus, ray ferreira, Cyree Jarelle Johnson & Chrysanthemum Tran + artist Nicholas Buffon.

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April 2019

A Celebration of Bettissima with Merrill Oliver Douglas, Kathy Engel, Lawrence Joseph & Quincy Troupe Has Audio Source

Apr 6, 2019 | 3:00 pm
Elizabeth Kray Hall, Poets House, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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In conjunction with Bettissima: Treasures from the Elizabeth Kray Archive, poets read from Kray’s correspondence, including words from June Jordan, Adrienne Rich, George Oppen & more.

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December 2018

Exhibition Opening: Bettissima: Treasures from the Elizabeth Kray Archive

Dec 11, 2018 | 6:00 pm

The opening night of Poets House’s exhibition celebrating visionary arts administrator and Poets House co-founder Elizabeth Kray.

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Bettissima: Treasures from the Elizabeth Kray Archive

Dec 11, 2018 - Jun 1, 2019
Cheney Chappell Exhibition Space, Poets House, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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Over 100 of Poets House co-founder Elizabeth Kray’s letters to & from acclaimed poets, including Elizabeth Bishop, E. E. Cummings, June Jordan, Denise Levertov, Clarence Major, Adrienne Rich & more.

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May 2018

Exhibition Opening: The Little Magazine

May 15, 2018 | 6:00 pm

Exhibition Opening: 6PM
Talk with exhibition curator Sophie Seita: 7PM

This exhibition celebrates the contributions small press magazines have made to the development of poets, as well as to national and international literary, cultural, and political movements. Emphasizing the material richness and collaborative spirit of experimental publications and publishing communities, the exhibition includes magazines associated with Modernism, the Harlem Renaissance, the Mimeograph Revolution, Conceptual Art, Language Writing, and New Narrative, as well as feminist, queer, and…

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The Little Magazine

May 15, 2018 - Nov 28, 2018

Curated by Sophie Seita, this exhibition examines the contributions small press magazines have made to the development of poets and to national and international cultural & political movements.

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November 2017

Opening Reception for 30 Years! A Narrative in 30 Objects

Nov 16, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Poets House, 30 Years! A Narrative in 30 Objects mines the Poets House archives for objects of resonance, including handwritten correspondence between e. e. cummings and Elizabeth Kray; typescripts from Stanley Kunitz and Galway Kinnell; paintings, photographs, journals, and recordings; and much more.

Exhibition on view November 16, 2017-January 20, 2018.

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30 Years! A Narrative in 30 Objects

Nov 16, 2017 - May 12, 2018

On View: November 16, 2017-May 12, 2018

In celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Poets House, 30 Years! A Narrative in 30 Objects mines the Poets House archives for objects of resonance, including handwritten correspondence between E. E. Cummings and Elizabeth Kray; typescripts from Stanley Kunitz and Galway Kinnell; paintings, photographs, journals, and recordings; and much more. The exhibition charts the evolution of this vibrant home for poetry, from a borrowed high school classroom…

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