Poets Forum/Chancellor Events

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On October 18 to 20, 2018, we will present the award-winning and esteemed poets who serve as Chancellors of the Academy of American Poets at the Dodge Poetry Festival. Join us to hear Elizabeth Alexander, Ellen Bass, Marilyn Chin, Kwame DawesForrest Gander, Linda GregersonMarie HoweBrenda Hillman, Khaled Mattawa, Marilyn Nelson, Alicia Ostriker, Alberto Ríos, and David St. John in readings and conversations.
 
For tickets and more information, visit DodgePoetry.org. Members of the Academy of American Poets receive a 10% discount. 

SCHEDULE:
 
October 18Reading with the Chancellors of the Academy of American Poets. Featuring new and published poetry by Elizabeth Alexander, Ellen Bass, Marilyn Chin, Kwame Dawes, Forrest Gander, Linda Gregerson, Brenda Hillman, Marie Howe, Khaled Mattawa, Marilyn Nelson, Alicia Ostriker, Alberto Ríos, and David St. John. Prudential Hall - New Jersey Performing Arts Center, 6:30 p.m.
 
October 19 to 20Chancellors in Conversation. A special opportunity to hear leading poets from across the United States in conversation on timely topics that will provide insight and inspiration, as well as deepen one’s understanding of poetry today. Topics include American Poetries, Eco Poetry & the Earth, How to Read a Poem, The Poetic Line, Poetry & Democracy, and Poetry & Storytelling. Multiple venues and times.