A lot is happening at the Poetry Society of America. Our season of events is in full swing. We begin accepting submissions for our Annual Contests and our Chapbook Fellowship on October 1st, and the website has new articles by Deborah Landau, Brian Teare, and Ben Lerner, and over 30 new podcasts.
Saturday, Oct 1, 4:00pm
The Bronx, NY
A Season in Poetry
James Allen Hall, Patricia Spears Jones,
and Jeffrey Yang
Welcome the arrival of Fall with poets reading classic
favorites as well as their own work at the largest botanical garden in the United States.
Co-sponsored by The New York Botanical Garden.
Admission is free with All Garden Pass admission
to the Botanical Garden.
For directions see www.nybg.org
New York Botanical Garden
Bronx River Parkway at Fordham Road
Monday, Oct 3, 7:00pm
New York, NY
A celebration of the life and work of artist and poet Dorothea Tanning who turned 101 this August.
The event will feature a reading of selected poems from
her newest and just published collection Coming to
That (Graywolf, 2011) and poems from her previous
book A Table of Content (Graywolf, 2004).
Readers include Richard Howard, J.D.McClatchy,
Brenda Shaughnessy, Mark Strand, Rosanna Warren,
and C.D. Wright, along with MoMA curator Ann Temkin.
Welcome and remarks by Tree Swenson, Alice Quinn,
and Robin Metz.
Admission is free.
Co-sponsored by the Academy of American Poets.
Museum of Modern Art
Celeste Bartos Theater
11 West 53rd Street