February 6, 2014
Five Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowships in the amount of $25,800 each will be awarded to young poets through a national competition sponsored by the Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine.
January 29, 2014
Poetry Foundation president Robert Polito will moderate a discussion on film and poetry, focusing on James Franco’s short film Herbert White, which is based on Frank Bidart’s poem of the same name.
January 9, 2014
The season includes performances exploring poet-playwright Samuel Beckett and poet-composer Paul Laurence Dunbar; an exhibition featuring Jane Freilicher; and readings and events presenting the work of more than 40 poets, including Dorothea Lasky and Sonia Sanchez.
January 8, 2014
The Poetry Foundation presents the exhibition Jane Freilicher: Painter Among Poets and features a portfolio of the artist’s work in the January 2014 issue of Poetry magazine.