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Past Poetry Readings



Abbott, Mary–1977
Abinader, Elmaz–11/13/2002
Ackerman, Diane–4/1/2004
Addonizio, Kim–1/11/2010
Ai–1/13/1992
Agoos, Julie–1991
Alexander, Elizabeth–1/29/2001, 10/25/2005
Alexander, Wayne–2/24/1975
Ali, Agha Shahid–3/3/1994
Ali, Kazim–1/24/2006
Ali, Taha Muhammad–3/1/2005
Amichai, Yehuda–9/29/1988, 3/15/1989
Anderson, Laurie–10/31/1995
Andrews, Chris–11/19/2012
Anglesey, Zoe–11/18/1997
Armantrout, Rae–11/10/2008
Antin, David–6/2/1980
Ashbery, John–3/12/1979, 2/19/1988, 2/4/1997, 11/5/2007
Atwood, Margaret–1/30/1972

Ayala, Naomi–2/28/2011

 

Baca, Jimmy Santiago–11/22/2004
Balaban, John–1/22/1990
Bang, Mary Jo-2/11/2013
Barber, Jennifer–12/3/1998
Beatty, Paul–11/14/1995
Becker, Anne–1/13/1992
Bell, Marvin–10/17/1978
Bellow, Saul–12/1/1989
Berrigan, S. J. Daniel–4/4/1977
Bibbins, Mark–12/3/1998
Bidart, Frank–2/10/1981, 12/9/1993, 10/21/1997, 11/10/2008
Bly, Robert–10/20/1980, 4/14/2003
Boland, Eavan–1/26/1999, 5/21/2007, 3/5/2012
Brathwaite, Kamau–3/25/1997
Braxton, Jodi–2/2/1976
Brock-Broido, Lucie–2/17/1996,12/14/2009
Brodsky, Joseph–10/21/1986
Brook, Peter–9/9/1998
Brooks, Gwendolyn – 4/4/1997
Broumas, Olga–1/11/1980, 3/29/1994
Brown, Sterling–3/9/1982, 3/8/1992
Bryant, Tisa–4/30/2012
Buckley, Christopher–6/12/1997
Burns, Diane–10/30/1986
Burnside, John–3/1/2010

 

Campo, Rafael–9/18/1997
Carroll, Kenneth–11/16/1993
Carruth, Hayden–1994
Carson, Anne–2/27/1996, 2/4/1997
Cassells, Cyrus–1/25/1995
Castro, Adrian–3/13/2006
Cavalieri, Grace–2/2/1976
Celebration of the Sonnet–4/2/2002
Chang, Tina–1/29/2007
Chang, Victoria–1/29/2007
Chappell, Fred–3/30/1992
Chiang, Fay–10/6/1981
Christopher, Nicholas–2/18/1986
Cisneros, Sandra–4/7/2000
Claire, William–8/1979
Clampitt, Amy–1/12/1986
Clary, Killarney–3/3/1994
Clay, Steve–3/15/2003
Clifton, Lucille–2/8/1970, 11/19/1985, 5/17/1994, 3/19/1998, 2/26/2001, 5/13/2008
Cole, Henri–2/22/1996, 4/2/2007
Coleman, Wanda–11/16/1993
Collier, Michael–11/13/1989
Collins, Billy–4/10/2001, 4/29/2013
Corral, Eduardo C.–9/17/2012
Crase, Douglas–5/8/1984
Creeley, Robert–11/17/1992, 2/14/1995, 3/19/1998

 

Dao, Bei–5/7/1996
Dargan, Kyle–1/11/2010
Derricotte, Toi–11/19/1990, 1/24/2000
Dhomhniall, Nuala Ni–5/6/1997
Dickey, James–3/18/1974, 1/19/1977, 10/30/1983
Dillard, R.H.W.–1/6/1975, 1/6/1975, 10/25/1994
Dissenting Practices–2/20/2003
Dorgan, Theo–9/19/2011
Dorn, Frank–12/11/1986
Doty, Mark–11/17/1994, 4/24/2008
Dove, Rita–4/22/1986, 1/20/1994, 5/4/2009
Duffy, Carol Ann–4/10/2001
Duplessis, Rachel Blau–1/13/2004

 

Eady, Cornelius–11/15/1994; 5/4/1999, 10/24/2003
Eberhart, Richard–1/18/1977
Emerson, Claudia–3/16/2009
Engels, John–1/3/1977
Espada, Martin–11/17/1992
Esteves, Sandra–10/30/1984
Everett, Percival–9/21/2004


Fairchild, B.H.–2/11/2013
Fellows, Lannon–2/24/1997, 10/4/1999
Fenton, James–11/8/2011
Ferlinghetti, Lawrence–4/3/1978, 3/13/2000
Finney, Nikky–10/30/2012
Flanders, Jane–12/7/1981
Flint, Roland–5/24/1976, 12/6/1983, 1/19/1989, 10/22/1990
Flynn, Nick–9/29/2008
Forche, Carolyn–11/17/1981, 3/2/1992, 1/24/1995, 5/4/1999, 12/11/2006
Ford, Katie–1/24/2006

 

Gallagher, Tess–2/1/1982, 11/20/2006
Galvin, Brendan–10/28/1991
Gander, Forrest–3/28/2013
Gardner, John–12/1/1975
Garrett, George–3/1/1970
Gay, Ross–2/11/2008
Gibbons, Reginald –10/22/2004
Gilbert, Sandra–3/23/1999
Ginsberg, Allen–3/7/1977
Girmay, Aracelis–12/5/2011
Gizzi, Peter–1/25/2005
Gluck, Louise–1/5/1981, 3/2/1993, 5/2/2000
Goldbarth, Albert–3/31/1981
Gooch, Brad–4/16/2004
Gottlieb, Darcy–4/8/1976
Graham, Jorie–11/19/1985, 11/19/1990, 12/13/1994, 10/29/1996, 1/24/2006
Gray, Spalding–11/16/1994
Gregerson, Linda–1/13/2003, 1/13/2004
Gregor, Arthur–3/10/1975
Grennan, Eammon–11/25/1991, 3/1/2004, 5/18/2009
Groarke, Vona–3/1/2004
Grubin, Eve–1/24/2006
Grumbach, Doris–1/5/1976
Guest, Barbara–7/1977

 

Hacker, Marilyn–10/13/1975, 12/14/1988, 9/18/1997
Hadas, Rachel–10/23/2000
Hagedorn, Jessica–2/19/1991
Hahn, Kimiko–10/4/1983
Hall, Donald–10/15/1985
Halliday, Mark–11/7/2005
Handal, Nathalie–11/13/2002
Hardison, O.B.–5/28/1974
Harjo, Joy–12/11/2000
Harper, Michael–4/2/1973, 4/22/1986,4/6/2009
Harris, Peter–10/6/1981
Harrison, Jeffrey–5/6/1988; 2/18/1986
Hass, Robert–2/18/1986, 4/8/1994, 5/16/2011
Hawkes, John–1/22/1973
Hayden, Robert–1/21/1977
Hayes, Terrance–2/12/2007,9/29/2008
Hazo, Samuel–3/26/1972, 12/3/1982
Heaney, Seamus–5/3/1985, 4/7/1991
Hearon, Shelby–10/12/1984
Hecht, Anthony–1/13/1986, 10/22/1987, 10/26/1990, 12/10/1996
Hecht, Roger–2/12/1970
Hempel, Amy–5/4/1999
Hicok, Bob– 2/17/2009
Higgins, Dick–3/2/1981
Hillman, Brenda–2/24/1998
Hirsch, Edward–3/4/1985, 3/1/2005, 9/28/2010
Hirshfield, Jane–4/8/2010
Hoagland, Tony– 9/23/2005
Holub, Miroslav–10/15/1991
Howard, Richard– 12/10/2007
Howe, Fanny– 9/21/2004
Howe, Marie–1/29/2001, 2/17/2009
Howe, Susan–12/11/2001

 

Ignatow, David–3/11/1991
Inada, Lawson Fusao–11/10/1998

 

Jackson, Major–4/30/2012
Jackson, Reuben–1/27/1998
Jacobsen, Josephine–11/10/1975, 1/17/1977, 12/9/1983, 12/12/1989
Jeffers, Honoree Fanonne–9/23/2002
Jellema, Rod–5/24/1976
Jensen, Laura–3/9/1987
Jess, Tyehimba– 4/7/2008
Johnson, Denis–4/2/1985
Jong, Erika–12/7/1978
Jordan, A. Van–9/23/2002
Jordan, June–10/9/1978, 11/18/1987, 3/2/1990
Joselow, Beth–2/9/1993
Justice, Donald–4/15/1991, 3/2/1999

 

Kapovich, Katia–1/13/2004
Karr, Mary–12/7/1997, 3/21/2011
Kaufman, Shirley–2/1/1974
Keene, John–4/30/2012
Kendrick, Dolores–4/29/2002
Kennedy, X.J.–4/5/1976
Kenyon, Jane–2/3/1992
Kinnell, Galway–4/9/1987, 2/8/1994, 5/4/2001, 3/24/2008
Kinzie, Mary– 9/28/2008
Kizer, Carolyn–4/30-5/2/1981
Klappert, Peter–3/12/1973
Kleinschmidt, Edward–1/28/1991
Koch, Kenneth–1/14/2002
Komunyakaa, Yusef–11/8/1999, 2/9/2012
Kooser, Ted–4/25/2006
Kraushaar, Mark–11/8/2011
Kumin, Maxine–12/6/1976, 12/8/1992
Kunitz, Stanley–5/12/1987, 4/16/1999

 

Ladd, Matthew–10/19/2010

Lalic, Ivan–9/7/1983
Lally, Michael–2/24/1975
Lauterbach, Ann–4/16/1998
Lee, Li-Young–3/11/1991, 12/9/2002
LeGuin, Ursula–3/21/1983
Levertov, Denise–5/9/1983, 9/21/1993, 3/19/1998
Levin, Phillis– 4/2/2007
Levine, Philip–5/30/1978, 2/27/1989, 5/2/2005
Liddy, James–2/6/1979
Lights, Rikki–10/30/1984
Lorde, Audre–1/21/1980
Loucheim, Katie–3/24/1975
Lurie, Alison–10/12/1984
Lux, Thomas–12/1/1980, 11/19/1990, 1/24/2000

 

Macdonald, Cynthia–12/12/1986, 10/22/1992
Major, Clarence–1/5/1976, 11/26/2001

Martinez, J. Michael–2/28/2011

Martínez, Valerie–2/28/2011
Martone, Michael–4/8/1999
Matthews, William–1/21/1993
McAleavey, David–2/7/1980
McCallum, Shara– 9/23/2002
McCann, David–2/2/2004
McGrath, Campbell–11/7/2005
McGrath, Thomas– 1/31/1989
McHugh, Heather–11/19/1979, 10/20/1998
McMorris, Mark –2/4/1999
Mead, Jane–1/26/1999
Meehan, Paula–9/19/2011
Melindez, Jesus–11/12/1996
Meredith, William–12/6/1976
Merrill, Christopher–2/27/1996
Merrill, James–11/8/1976, 11/18/1986
Merwin, W.S.–11/16/1979, 11/16/1983, 4/20/1995, 10/6/1998, 5/3/2010, 5/3/2010
Middlebrook, Diane–11/3/2004
Miles, Josephine–4/13/1981
Miller, E. Ethelbert–10/9/1978, 2/9/1993, 10/24/1995
Miller, Jane–11/17/1994
Miller, May–1/17/1977
Milosz, Czeslaw–4/8/1994
Morgan, Frederick–12/6/1977, 10/18/1982
Morris, Tracie–11/8/1999
Moss, Howard–1/9/1978
Muldoon, Paul–3/7/1995, 2/24/2003, 5/13/2013
Mullen, Harryette– 12/6/2004
Murphy, Richard–3/17/1971
Murray, Les–9/29/1988, 11/12/1991, 3/26/2001
Muske, Carol–2/5/1990
Myles, Eileen–1/25/2005, 9/29/2008

 

Nelson, Jennifer–11/10/1998
Nelson, Maggie–12/3/1998
Nemerov, Howard–9/21/1981
Ni Chuilleanan, Eilean–9/21/1981, 1/18/1989, 5/6/1997
Nims, John Frederick–10/21/1993
Nordhaus, Jean–3/24/1977, 2/3/1992
Notley, Alice–3/18/2002
Nye, Naomi Shihab–11/13/2002, 4/11/2011

 

Olds,Sharon–12/10/1984, 5/12/1995, 10/25/2005
Oles, Carole–12/7/1981
Oliver, Mary –2/4/1985, 12/8/1998
Ondaatje, Michael–1/14/1997
Orlen, Steve–1/4/1982
Orr, Gregory–1/28/1991
Osbey, Brenda Marie–2/16/1999

 

Padgett, Ron–3/15/2003
Palmer, Michael–10/1/1998
Papoleto Melendez, Jesus–11/12/1996
Parini, Jay–11/13/1997
Pastan, Linda–2/7/1978, 3/29/1988, 1/14/1991, 2/14/1995, 1/12/2009
Pauker, John–2/12/1970, 6/5/1978

Pavlova, Vera–11/8/2010
Paz, Octavio–9/29/1988, 10/18/1988, 4/15/1993, 5/25/1995
Peacock, Molly–6/30/1990, 4/2/2007

Perillo, Lucia–12/14/2010
Phillips, Carl–9/17/2012
Piercy, Marge–10/18/1976, 10/24/1988
Pietri, Pedro–11/12/1996
Pinsky, Robert–10/24/1984, 4/17/1998, 10/4/2011
Plimpton, George–5/5/1994, 6/12/1997
Plumly, Stanley–2/10/1987, 3/19/1998, 5/3/2004
Pollitt, Katha–3/9/1987
Pratt, Minnie Bruce–6/30/1990
Pritchard, William–3/3/1986

 

Quinn, Alice–3/2/1993

 

Ratushinskay, Irina–4/4/1988
Reading, Peter–1/25/1994
Reagon, Bernice–3/2/1990
Reddy, Srikanth–1/29/2007
Renegade, DJ–2/16/1998
Rich, Adrienne–5/4/1993, 10/10/1995
Rivard, David–10/27/2007
Robin, Ralph–5/24/1976
Rodgers, Pattiann–5/15/2003
Rothenberg, Jerome–5/11/1982
Ruark, Gibbons–11/25/1991
Ruckheyser, Muriel–1/21/1974, 9/25/1978
Rudman, Mark–10/16/1997
Ryan, Kay–1/22/2008, 12/3/2012

 

Sacks, Peter–9/29/1988, 4/12/1989, 12/12/1995
Sadoff, Ira–3/4/1980
Sanchez, Sonia–2/6/1984, 9/17/1990, 2/13/2006
Sayers Ellis, Thomas–9/21/2004, 4/30/2012
Scalapino, Leslie–10/16/1997
Schnackenberg, Gjertrud–3/4/1985
Schneeman, George –3/15/2003
Scott, Frank –1/30/1972
Seshadri, Vijay –2/28/2000, 9/21/2004
Sexton, Linda –1/23/1978
Shange, Ntozake–2/19/1991
Shapiro, Alan–10/19/1999

Shihab Nye, Naomi–11/13/2002, 4/11/2011
Shore, Jane–2/5/1990
Simic, Charles–5/2/1981, 4/2/1984, 3/2/1993, 5/1/2006
Sklarew, Myra–3/26/1972, 11/10/1977, 9/20/1982, 3/29/1988
Slavitt, David–2/17/1975
Sleigh, Tom–3/23/1999
Smith, Bruce–11/26/2001
Smith, Dave–10/22/1990
Smith, Jordan–5/8/1984
Smith, Patricia–11/14/1995, 11/19/1996, 3/1/2010
Smith, Tracy K.–1/12/2009, 4/30/2012
Snodgrass, W.D.–10/15/1985, 5/13/2002, 5/18/2002
Snyder, Gary–5/6/1998, 5/8/1998, 5/14/2012
Sobel, Dava–3/11/1998
Sorescu, Marin–5/17/1972
Spahr, Juliana–10/9/2009
Spellman, A.B.–4/6/2009
Spires, Elizabeth–4/2/1985, 12/6/1999, 12/8/2008
St. Germain, Sheryl–2/22/1994
St. John, David–12/4/1979, 10/29/2001
St. John, Primus–2/21/1971
Stafford, William–1/17/1971
Stanford, Ann–4/1974
Stanton, Maura–5/2/1977
Stern, Gerald–12/11/1978, 2/11/2008
Stern, Steve–5/4/1999
Stevens, Holly–2/27/1972
Stewart, Pamela–11/17/1981
Strand, Mark–2/25/1980, 11/19/2012
Strange, Sharan–4/30/2012
Styron, Rose–5/5/1994
Suarez, Virgil–3/13/2006
Swenson, May–10/2/1984
Sze, Arthur–2/28/2000, 11/3/2009

 

Tate, Garth–10/4/1983
Tate, Gregory–10/30/1986
Tate, James–2/24/1998
Taufer, Veno–5/17/1982
Taylor, Henry–1/3/1977, 11/13/1989
Thon, Melanie Rae–4/8/1999
Tillinghast, Richard–3/30/1992
Torres, Edwin–9/29/2008
Transtromer, Tomas–4/1/1986
Trethewey, Natasha–4/29/2002, 3/16/2009, 4/30/2012
Tribute to Henry Taylor–9/23/2003
Troupe, Quincy–4/7/2008
Turner, Brian–10/30/2012

 

Ullman, Leslie–5/29/1979
Un, Ko–2/2/2004
Updike, John–4/6/1992

 

Valentine, Jean–4/18/1983, 12/12/1983, 12/12/1989, 12/10/1990, 12/8/2003
Van Clief-Stefanon, Lyrae–3/21/2011

Van Duyn, Mona–1/20/1975, /14/1991
Vazarani, Reetika–11/18/1997
Voigt, Ellen Bryant–4/2/1984, 10/21/2002

 

Walcott, Derek–9/29/1988, 4/26/1996, 3/12/2007
Waldman, Anne–5/16/2005
Waldrop, Rosmarie–12/17/2005
Walker, Alice–12/6/1977
Walker, Frank X.–2/12/2007
Waniek, Marilyn (aka Marilyn Nelson)–11/17/1992
Waring, Belle–5/13/1991
Warren, Rosanna–3/7/1995, 10/19/2010
Weaver, Afaa Michael–11/20/2000, 11/3/2009
Weigl, Bruce–1/22/1990
Weiss, Theodore–11/6/1978
Whitman, Ruth–11/21/1977
Whittemore, Reed–9/25/1975, 1/21/1977, 5/9/1984, 1/19/1989
Wilbur, Richard–4/22/1982, 2/26/1998, 5/18/2010
Williams, C. K.–2/10/1987, 2/14/2005
Willis, Patricia–1/15/1988
Wilson, Keith–3/14/1972
Wojahn, David–10/26/2007
Wood, Susan–1/4/1982
Wright, C.D.–2/4/1999
Wright, Charles–2/5/1980, 12/9/1991, 11/13/1997, 2/8/2010
Wright, Charles David–3/10/1975, 3/31/1977
Wright, James–3/8/1976, 3/8/1979
Wright, Jay–1/23/1996

 

Yeats' Gallery–2/25/2002
YMCA National Writer's Voice–5/4/1999
Young, Al–1/27/1998

Young, Kevin–1/6/2011, 4/30/2012

 

Zadravec, Katherine–12/11/1986
Zagajewski, Adam–4/2/1990
Zu-Bolton, Ahmos–2/2/1976, 11/20/2000



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