Poetry & Music: Kay Ryan & The Apollo Chorus Salon Concert & Conversation


Pulitzer Prize winner and former United States Poet Laureate Kay Ryan joins members of the Apollo Chorus of Chicago and composer Jeff Beal at the Poetry Foundation for a salon reading, concert, and conversation ahead of a full chorale performance of Ryan’s poetry at Nichols Concert Hall in Evanston. Ryan, who was awarded the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize in 2004 and appointed the Library of Congress's 16th Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry in 2008, is the author of many collections of poetry, including Erratic Facts (2015) and the 2011 Pulitzer Prize-winning The Best of It: New and Selected Poems (2010).

Thursday, April 12th, 7:00 PM

Poetry Foundation
61 West Superior Street
Free Admission