December 4, 2013
The 2014 Pegasus Award for Poetry Criticism will honor the author of a 2013 title with a $7,500 prize.
October 30, 2013
The Open Door will highlight the teacher-student dynamic, present exciting work from Chicago’s new and emerging poets, and celebrate the area’s outstanding writing programs.
October 17, 2013
Residents of Chicago and its suburbs are invited to submit their favorite poems to Favorite Poem Project: Chicago.
October 15, 2013
The Poetry Foundation celebrates the publication of The Gorgeous Nothings: Emily Dickinson's Envelope Poems (New Directions, October 2013) across its programs—in Poetry magazine, at poetryfoundation.org, and in the Poetry Foundation gallery, library and event space in Chicago.
September 17, 2013
The 59th annual Poetry Day is a presentation of PoemJazz, Robert Pinsky’s innovative dialogue between poetry and music.
September 12, 2013
As part of the Poetry Foundation's commitment to the education of poetry as a critical skill for 21st century citizenship, it has created a freely available ongoing suite of educational resources and tools for teachers.
September 5, 2013
Harmony Holiday, Matthew Nienow, Hannah Sanghee Park, Natalie Shapero and Phillip B. Williams are the winners of the 2013 Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowships.
September 3, 2013
The September 2013 issue of Poetry magazine features a portfolio of 20 poems selected and annotated by children’s author Lemony Snicket (Daniel Handler) and illustrated by Caldecott Award–winning artist Chris Raschka.
August 22, 2013
Highlights include a performance of composer Benjamin Britten’s music, a staged reading of Sarah Ruhl’s Dear Elizabeth, a presentation of Robert Pinsky’s PoemJazz, an exhibition of art inspired by Emily Dickinson; and poetry readings with Nikky Finney, Anne Carson, Eduardo C. Corral.