SAVE THE DATE: On April 24, 2014, the Academy of American Poets will present the 12th annual Poetry & the Creative Mind, at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center.
Tickets are now available and can be purchased through the Lincoln Center website, the Alice Tully Hall box office, or by phone at (212) 721-6500.
Academy members receive a 10% discount at all times by applying their six-digit membership code.
Each year some of America's leading artists, scholars, and public figures come together on one stage in April for an extraordinary evening celebrating the role of contemporary poetry in American culture. Poetry & the Creative Mind raises money for the programs of the Academy of American Poets, including National Poetry Month, which was established by the Academy in 1996 and is now the largest literary celebration in the world.
Candace Bushnell, Dianne Reeves, Katie Couric, and Meryl Streep, at the 2008 Poetry & the Creative Mind benefit