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Hard Hat Reading: Myra Shapiro
Myra Shapiro—poet, educator, and Poets House Board Member—recites her late mentor Robert Bly’s “The Black Hen” and her own poem “Qué Dulce” from her new collection When the World Walks Toward You.
Hard Hat Reading: Patricia Spears Jones
Drawing inspiration from her 1995 Poets House Showcase reading, Patricia Spears Jones reads from her first collection, The Weather That Kills, and from The…
Hard Hat Reading: Rosebud Ben-Oni
Poet Rosebud Ben-Oni reads Dorothy Chan’s “Hello Baby, Hello Sir” and her own poem “The Songs We Know Not to Talk Over” from her award-winning book If…
Hard Hat Reading: Martha Rhodes
Watch Martha Rhodes, poet and co-founder of Four Way Books, read Nathan McClain’s “Fire Destroys Beloved Chicago Bakery” and a new poem of her own.