Seamus Heaney Memorial Reading
Monday, November 11th, 7:30 PM
Cooper Union, New York, NY
Paul Muldoon, Tracy K. Smith, Anne Waldman, and many other award-winning poets read a favorite Heaney poem to commemorate the poet, who died this August. Musical accompaniment includes Irish pipes and a performance by Paul Simon.
A group exhibition featuring work by Poetry magazine cover artists depicting the mythical creatures Pegasus and mermaids from poetry immemorial. Artists include Lise Haller Baggesen, Ana Benaroya, Lilli Carré, Alexander Cohen, Stephen Eichhorn, Carson Ellis, Clay Hickson, Tony Fitzpatrick, Krista Franklin, Julia Goodman, Jenny Kendler, Kate McQuillen, Jessie Mott, Julie Murphy, Diana Sudyka, and Shoshanna Weinberger.