Poets Michael Collier and Monica Sok respond to art that celebrates a century for The Phillips Collection. The virtual reading on Tuesday, April 13 will be followed by a conversation with the poets and curator Elsa Smithgall.
The O.B. Hardison Poetry Series at the Folger Shakespeare Library returns for its 53rd season with a virtual reading by acclaimed poets Diane Seuss and t’ai freedom ford. A moderated conversation and Q&A will follow the reading.
For this year's annual celebration of Emily Dickinson, the award-winning Victoria Chang will read both her own work and Dickinson's while discussing how grief shows up in the writings. Chang's recent books Dear Memory: Letters on Writing, Silence, and Grief and OBIT, address memory and loss. Poet Brionne Janae moderates.