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Celebrate with Them: Two Poets House Exhibitions November 25, 2013: We’re always on about our gallery space here at the Poetry Foundation, where we’ve just featured an exhibition of artwork inspired by Emily Dickinson and a copy of Emily Dickinson’s only surviving dress. But the highlight of our week was a visit to Poets House in New York, where two excellent exhibitions are up until March 14th, [...] by

Tuesday June 4! Set Your Sights on 10 Emerging Poets at Poets House May 31, 2013: Jen Bervin is hosting the Emerging Poets Fellowship Reading at Poets House next Tuesday--sounds like a fun time and a good way to introduce yourselves to some new and very talented writers (especially if the faculty they've been working with has had any effect whatsoe'er--nice lineup there, too). The reading details: Tuesday, June 4, [...] by

Poets House Launches Online Catalog May 6, 2013: We're happy to report that Poets House's new online catalog is up and running and ready for USE (as Mr. Olson might say). Much work has gone into this initiative, which got off the ground with seed money from actor, friend of poetry, and all-around good guy Bill Murray. This latest facet to the Poets House website now gives readers access [...] by

Poets House Presents Native Innovation March 8, 2013: [caption id="attachment_62393" align="alignright" width="500"] Joy Harjo[/caption] Wow, this looks like an amazing conference hosted by our friends at Poets House. What is all about, you ask? This: Part of Native Innovation: Indigenous American Poetry in the 21st Century, a landmark symposium bringing together a new generation of [...] by

Poets House Offers Emerging Poets Fellowships November 26, 2012: The deadline is drawing nigh for the emerging poets fellowships at Poets House. From the Poets House website: Poets House is delighted to announce the second year of the Emerging Poets Fellowship Program (formerly the Emerging Poets Residency). Funded by a generous grant from the Jerome Foundation, this program assists emerging poets by [...] by

Poets House rolls out a new website February 15, 2012: Poets House recently launched a snazzy new website. Check it out here. While the grown-up in us has been listening to Ann Lauterbach discuss a poem by John Ashbery, the kid in us has been finding inspiration at the Inspiration Station. Seriously, how cool is that! by

Canadian poets take Manhattan (and Philadelphia) for four-day festival March 14, 2011: PennSound has posted over 20 videos and accompanying audio tracks from North of Invention: A Canadian Poetry Festival. Taking place over four days in January at Kelly Writers House in Philadelphia and Poets House in New York, the festival was organized by Charles Bernstein and Sarah Dowling and brought together emerging and established Canadian [...] by

Cultural narratives find community at Poets House November 24, 2010: In a November 13th discussion at Poets House on “(Re) Writing Culture,” Sueyeun Juliette Lee "said that one of her main concerns is 'achieving a sense of belonging' and she posited, 'alienation is the root of world problems.'” Each of the three poets featured-- Lee, whose work explores the multiple "national spaces" she exists in as a [...] by