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POETRY FOR EVERY SEASON AT THE NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN - The Orchid Show: Key West Contemporary with Tracy K. Smith, David Yezzi & Henri Cole
Poet: Tracy K. Smith
Featured Poets: David Yezzi, Henri Cole
April 6, 2014, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
New York Botanical Garden, 2900 Southern Blvd, New York, NY

In conjunction with the NYBG's display of a stunning array of orchids from Key West, a Poetry Walk on the grounds will feature the work of three major American poets who made their homes on the island in the 20th century.

At this featured reading, distinguished contemporaries will read and pay tribute to these predecessors:

Tracy K. Smith reads Elizabeth Bishop
David Yezzi reads Richard Wilbur
Henri Cole reads James Merrill


Admission is free with All Garden Pass admission to the Botanical Garden.

For directions see www.nybg.org

 

Sponsored by The Poetry Society of America and the New York Botanical Garden
Info: (212) 254-9628
charif@poetrysociety.org
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