Poet and editor Ocean Vuong is the author of the collection Night Sky With Exit Wounds (2016). His work has been translated into Hindi, Korean, Russian, and Vietnamese.
All experience levels are welcome to a monthly book group moderated by library staff. In August, we read and discuss Night Sky With Exit Wounds by Ocean Vuong. Space is...
Join us for a series of 30-minute lunchtime poetry readings marking the reopening of the new Contemporary Collection at the Art Institute of Chicago. Quraysh Ali Lansana is the author...
A virtual dialogue between the artist and the poets Rabindranath Tagore and Kay Ryan, Bhaba is a multi-disciplinary exhibition that includes a large-scale paper work, an installation of handmade “stones,” and a mixed-media garland. Vedpathak’s “plucking” technique, in which she...
Frank Stanford Marathon Reading
Conrad Lochner hosts a marathon reading of Stanford’s book-length poem The Battlefield Where The Moon Says I Love You on the eve of the poet's birthday.
Jericho Brown, Camille Rankine, and Matthew Yeager
Brown (The New Testament), Rankine (Incorrect Merciful Impulses), and Yeager (Like That) are the headlining readers for the sixth annual New York City Poetry Festival on Governors Island.
Watercolorist, collage artist, and poet Moomey (Figure in a Landscape) is the featured reader for the Poetry Express series hosted by Jan Dedrick.