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The Best American Poetry Reading 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011

Series editor David Lehman, Creative Writing Program Professor and Poetry Chair, joins the 2017 guest editor Natasha Tretheway to launch the latest volume of the anthology. With readings by the contributors: Dan Albergotti, Mary Jo Bang, David Barber, Bruce Bond, Jericho Brown, Allison Cobb, Carl Dennis, Vievee Francis, Jeffrey Harrison, W. J. Herbert, David Brendan Hopes, John James, Rodney Jones, Meg Kearney, John Koethe, Jamaal May, Judson Mitcham, John Murillo, Joyce Carol Oates, Sharon Olds, Matthew Olzmann, Rowan Ricardo Phillips, Robert Pinsky, Taije Silverman, Emily Van Kley, Crystal Williams, and Monica Youn

Sponsored by The New School's Creative Writing Program

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Author Readings and Discussions


General Public


Writing and Literature


Schools of Public Engagement, School of Writing




Free to all.

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