C. D. Wright Tribute

Wednesday, Oct 19, 7:00pm
New York, NY
A Tribute to C.D. Wright

Join us for an evening honoring the late C.D. Wright, featuring Lee Ann Brown, Peter Cole, Mónica de la Torre, Brecht Gander, Brenda Hillman, Ben Lerner, Deborah Luster, Frances Mayes, Jane Miller, Michael Ondaatje, Brenda Shaughnessy, Arthur Sze, Jean Valentine, Anne Waldman, and Michael Wiegers, each sharing a favorite poem and a few words aboutC.D. Wright. With musical performances by Richard Leo Johnson and Toni Hall and a dance performance by Eiko.

Admission is free.

Proshansky Auditorium
CUNY Graduate Center

365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY

Co-sponsored by the 92nd Street Y, the Academy of American Poets, The Center for the Humanities at the Graduate Center at CUNY, Copper Canyon Press, Poets House, and the New York University Creative Writing Program.