Upcoming Events

This season's programs explore the terrain of poetry at the crossroads of chaos, politics, and craft. We invite you to experience a wide array of established and emerging poets in conversation, readings, and multi-arts programming nationwide.

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Wednesday, Feb 8, 8:00pm
New York, NY

POETRY AS SURVIVAL:  AN EVENING WITH GREGORY ORR
 
A conversation exploring the intersection between creative expression and mental health—Gregory Orr will present and converse with Arts in Mind curator Joshua Wolf Shenk and Donald Rosen, the CEO and Medical Director of the Austen Riggs Center.

Admission is free. 

Co-sponsored by Arts in Mind, the Sandor Ferenzci Center at the New School in New York City, and the Erikson Institute for Education and Research at the Austen Riggs Center.

The New School's Arnold Hall
65 West 13th Street, 2nd floor

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Friday, Feb 10, 5:00pm
New York, NY

LITERARY LEGACY: TWO WRITERS IN CONVERSATION ON CRAFT & PROCESS with Mark Doty and Tracy K. Smith

Literary Legacy invites you to engage with Mark Doty and Tracy K. Smith as they converse on topics of craft and their process. Moderated by Darrel Alejandro Holnes. 

                 

Mark Doty
 is the author of numerous collections of poetry, most recently Fire to Fire: New and Selected Poems (2008), which received the National Book Award; School of the Arts(2005); Source (2002); and Sweet Machine (1998). 

Tracy K. Smith's first collection, The Body's Question (2003), won the Cave Canem Prize in 2002. Her second book, Duende ( 2007), won the 2006 James Laughlin Award from the Academy of American Poets. Her third collection, Life on Mars, was published by Graywolf Press in 2011. 

Co-sponsored by the NYU Creative Writing Program.

Admission is free.

Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House
New York University
58 West 10th Street

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