Hard Hat Reading: Kimiko Hahn
Poet and distinguished professor Kimiko Hahn reads from Meena Alexander’s Night-Scene, The Garden and her own new book Foreign Bodies amid the construction at Poets House.
This event is part of the ongoing Hard Hat Reading Series, featuring poetry readings by members of the Poets House community.
Hard Hat Reading: Laure-Anne Bosselaar
Laure-Anne Bosselaar—award-winning poet, translator, and educator—reads Lee Briccetti’s “Distance,” from Blue Guide, and her own poem “On a Bench by the Hudson,” from her collection…
Hard Hat Reading: Naomi Shihab Nye
Naomi Shihab Nye—prolific author, editor, and Young People’s Poet Laureate—reads her mentor William Stafford’s “A Bird Inside a Box” and two recent poems of her own.…
Hard Hat Reading: Shyanne Figueroa BennettRecorded On: Thursday, February 24, 2022
Poet and teaching artist Shyanne Figueroa Bennett reads from Aracelis Girmay’s book the black maria and shares her own recent poem “LAKE GATÚN,” first published in …