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Academy of American Poets NYC Summer Poetry Series
If you’re in NYC this sweltering summer and can bear to temporarily venture outside of air conditioning, the Academy of American Poets will make it worth your while. The Academy is continuing its free annual summer poetry readings with a varied lineup of award-winning poets sharing their work at historic New York City locales—from the High Line to The New York Public Library’s Stephen A. Schwarzman Building.
Here’s the lineup and schedule:
July 23, 6:30 p.m.
High Line Amphitheater
August 13, 6:30 p.m.
New York Public Library
September 10, 6:30 p.m.
Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Click here for more information and for poet biographies.
Tags: Academy of American Poets, Amy Lawless, Eduardo C. Corral, Evie Shockley, Jennifer Militello, Matt Rasmussen, Matthea Harvey, Michael Cirelli, Outdoor Poetry, Stephen Burt, Summer, Yusef Komunyakaa
Posted in Poetry News on Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 by Harriet Staff.