Celebrating Poet John Wieners at Poets House, NYC, Thursday October 22

The poetry of John Wieners (1934-2004) influenced the San Francisco Renaissance, the Beats, and the poetics of pacifism and gay rights. The many registers of Wiener’s poetry are explored in an evening of readings and conversation occasioned by the publication …

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Reading at Sarah Lawrence Poetry Festival

Reading today at the Sarah Lawrence  Poetry Festival (the cutest campus ever); the weekend’s line up:

Joshua Beckman
Timothy Liu
Kim Addonizio
Jillian Weise
Eileen Myles
Maurice Manning
Victoria Redel
James Hoch
Mary Stone Dockery
Hoa Nguyen
Alan Gilbert
Paisley …

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