Poets at the Heyman Center

  • Fanny Howe, Poet

The Heyman Center for the Humanities and Women Poets at Barnard present an evening with Fanny Howe, Christina Davis, and Katie Peterson.

  • Rosanna Warren, The Hanna Holborn Gray Distinguished Service Professor, University of Chicago
  • Saskia Hamilton, Professor of English and Director of Women Poets at Barnard Program, Barnard College

The Heyman Center for the Humanities and Women Poets at Barnard present an evening with poets Rosanna Warren, Meg Tyler, and Fiona Wilson. 

Reference Works: Poetry Reading and Talk

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Poets talk about the scholarly resources that inspire them, including poetry anthologies, rhyming dictionaries, standard dictionaries, handbooks of poetic forms, and other resources, such as the Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics (the latest edition of which was published in 2013). Co-sponsored by Public Books.

Poets Tom Pickard, August Kleinzahler, and Maureen McLane will read from new and published work in the continuation of the Poets at the Heyman Center series.

Renowned poets Nick Laird and Timothy Donnelly will read from their work and converse with critic, translator, and scholar Robyn Creswell.

The 2012-13 Women Poets at Barnard Series begins with two prize winning poets reading from their work, co-sponsored with the Barnard Center for Research on Women and the Heyman Center for the Humanities.

A Poetry Reading by James Fenton

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Poet and Essayist James Fenton returns to the Heyman Center for a second consecutive night to deliver reading of his selected poems.

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Robert Hass served as Poet Laureate of the United States from 1995 to 1997. He will read a selection of poems, to be followed by an interview with Saskia Hamilton of the Barnard College English Department.


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