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Centennial Reading

U.S. Poets Laureate
Billy Collins, Rita Dove,
Daniel Hoffman, Kay Ryan, and Charles Simic
invite you to celebrate the
Poetry Society of America's
Centennial at Cooper Union

Tuesday, October 12th
7:00 pm

100 Years of American Poetry

With actress Maria Tucci
performing Robert Frost's
"A Servant to Servants"
Natalie Merchant singing selections
from "Leave Your Sleep,"
her cycle of poem-songs
based on classic and lesser-known
British and American poems.

At the Great Hall, Cooper Union

7 East 7th Street at 3rd Avenue

Free and open to the public


Not yet a member of the Poetry Society of America? We'd love for you to join, and we're thrilled to include two new membership benefits at our basic level. Join at the $45 dollar level ($25 for students with a valid ID), and you'll receive a 20% discounted subscription to one of five major literary journals (A Public Space, Gulf Coast, jubilat, Times Literary Supplement, or Tin House), and access to a members-only quarterly newsletter from Executive Director Alice Quinn. These are in addition to the PSA Annual Awards entry fee waiver and the PSA "Poetry, I too, like it" lapel pin, our standard benefit items.