January 11, 2010

PORTRAITS of POETS in NYC

PORTRAITS of POETS in NYC
An Afternoon with Alice Quinn and Portraits of Poets 1910-2010

A guided tour of the exhibition, recently reviewed in The New York Times by Holland Cotter. The exhibit includes more than 180 images of poets--oils, drawings, and photographs, many of poets in childhood, from Langston Hughes, Marianne Moore, Countee Cullen, W. H. Auden, and T.S. Eliot to Sylvia Plath, Robert Lowell, Adrienne Rich, Allen Ginsberg, Bob Kaufman, Jerome Rothenberg, Ron Padgett, Yusef Komunyakaa, Patti Smith, Alice Walker, Anne Waldman, and Kenny Goldsmith.

Thursday, January 14, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
The National Arts Club
15 Gramercy Park
NYC

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$25

RSVP - 212-254-9628 / brett@poetrysociety.org by noon on Wednesday, January 13, 2010