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A creative space filled with children's poetry books, typewriters, and a card catalog filled with poetic objects to trigger young imaginations.
A Place for Poetry – Poets House is a national poetry library and literary center that invites poets and the public to step into the living tradition of poetry.
Foremost translator of Surrealist writing and editor of the newly released The Milk Bowl of Feathers: Essential Surrealist Writings, Mary Ann Caws presents long poems by the feminist...
September 27, 2018 - 7:00PM
Poetry has been written not just to emote but to provide instruction, to curse and heal, and, who knows, maybe even to aid the soul in its journey to the next world, as the ancient Egyptians thought their spells did...
September 29, 2018 - 12:00PM to 4:00PM
This event honors poet, writer, civil rights activist, legal theorist, labor organizer, and Episcopal priest Pauli Murray (1910â1985). âAn architect of the civil-rights struggleâand the womenâs movementâ with legal...
September 29, 2018 - 3:00PM