Pulitzer Centennial Poetry Celebration
Thursday, October 27th 7pm
The Great Hall of The Cooper Union
and Dinner with Pulitzer Prize Winning Poets & Publishers
at The Hamilton Fish House
New York City
At this once-in-a-lifetime event, 14 Pulitzer Prize-winning poets will share the stage to read from their own prize-winning collections as well as select poems by past winners. Join us in celebration of their achievement, of the centennial year of the Pulitzer Prizes, and of PSA's founding role in sponsoring the earliest years of the prize for poetry.
Featuring: Rae Armantrout, John Ashbery, Peter Balakian, Carl Dennis, Stephen Dunn, Jorie Graham, Yusef Komunyakaa, Sharon Olds, Gregory Pardlo, Kay Ryan, Philip Schultz, Vijay Seshadri, Natasha Trethewey, and Charles Wright.
Please join us after the reading for a private dinner with Pulitzer Prize-winning poets and publishers.
All proceeds will benefit the Poetry Society of America's public programming including our signature initiative, Poetry in Motion.