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October 2019

Poetry & Science: Our Intimate Connections to Trees with Nalini Nadkarni & Forrest Gander

Oct 22, 2019 | 7:00 pm
Elizabeth Kray Hall, Poets House, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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The second event in the Poetry & Science series convenes vital voices in ecology & ecopoetics: Nalini Nadkarni, Forrest Gander & Alison Hawthorne Deming.

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A Tribute to W. S. Merwin

Oct 21, 2019 | 8:00 pm
Kaufmann Concert Hall, 1395 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10128 United States
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A tribute to W. S. Merwin, with Sonnet Coggins, Robert Hass, Edward Hirsch, Naomi Shihab Nye, Michael Ondaatje, Tracy K. Smith, and others.

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Literary Partners Program: Veronica: A Suite in X Parts and All That Beauty Launch Party

Oct 18, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Elizabeth Kray Hall, Poets House, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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Celebrate the publication of Erica Hunt’s Veronica: A Suite in X Parts and Fred Moten’s All That Beauty with readings by both authors.

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North of Invention: The Shaking Tent with Liz Howard

Oct 17, 2019 | 7:00 pm
Elizabeth Kray Hall, Poets House, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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Liz Howard

Liz Howard

Griffin Prize–winning poet Liz Howard will discuss the sacred Anishinaabe rite of the Shaking Tent and examine the use of ritual practice in poetic work.

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Direct Address: Writing New Poems with Emily Hunt

Oct 17, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Stanley Kunitz Conference Room, Poets House, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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$325

Workshop participants will create new work, exploring the urgency, clarity, volition, and sensuality that can surface when writing to someone or something.

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Literary Partners Program: SICK Magazine Launch Party and Fundraiser

Oct 16, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Elizabeth Kray Hall, Poets House, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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Join SICK Magazine, written & created by chronically ill & disabled people, in celebrating their first issue with an evening of drinks, snacks & a raffle.

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Witness: A Poetry Writing and Performance Workshop with Rosamond S. King

Oct 16, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Stanley Kunitz Conference Room, Poets House, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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$325

In this workshop, students will engage in both writing and performance exercises, practicing witnessing others’ lives, their own, and the city around them.

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Alter | Altar II: Sigil, Soma, Score, Salve with ELÆ (Lynne DeSilva-Johnson)

Oct 15, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Stanley Kunitz Conference Room, Poets House, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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$325

Participants will draw on source texts & media, ephemera, detritus, found language, list-making & the epistolary form to create genre-challenging work.

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Literary Partners Program: Poets Read for the Bahamas: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief

Oct 12, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House, 58 W 10th St
New York, NY 10003 United States
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An evening of readings with Terrance Hayes, Cornelius Eady, Ricardo Maldonado, r. erica doyle, R. A. Villanueva, Desiree C. Bailey, and more.

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Favorite Poem Reading with Robert Pinsky & Special Guests Has Audio Source

Oct 12, 2019 | 3:00 pm
Elizabeth Kray Hall, Poets House, 10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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Robert Pinsky leads a reading for his Favorite Poem Project, with Michael Cunningham, Murray Dewart, Vivian Gornick, Joshua Prager, Seph Rodney & more.

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