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Apr 22 2013


Read Sebald.

Jan 16 2013
New York, NY (January 16, 2013) – The Academy of American Poets announced today that poets Marilyn Nelson, Claudia Rankine, and C.D.
Nov 15 2012

New York, NY (November 15, 2012) – A luminary of American poetry, Louise Glück is, as Publishers Weekly has stated, a "towering figure of the past thirty years." The former U.S. Poet Laureate, Pulitzer Prize-winner, and former Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets published her highly-anticipated collected volume, Poems 1962-2012, with Farrar, Straus and Giroux and Ecco Press this November.

Oct 04 2012
New York, NY (October 4, 2012) – "The Poets Forum is a true assembly of minds, a market-place of ideas. You'll find no posturing of pronouncements, no peacocks or princesses - just poetry, poetry, poetry." – Rita Dove

"Poetry is an ancient art that is ever new, which is proved each fall by the Poets Forum – a splendid gathering, a rambunctious and diverse chorus, a forum of spirited solitaries. " – Edward Hirsch

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