The Poetry Series presents the best-established and emerging voices for readings and lectures, and continues to include a lecture co-presented with the Bagley Wright Lecture Series on Poetry. Poetry Series events will be held at the Nesholm Family Lecture Hall at McCaw Hall.
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Choose 4 events of your choice.
Choose any 3 events in addition to Elizabeth Gilbert; includes Gilbert's latest book.
Tickets are available at the box office for this event. The box office opens at 6:00 PM. The doors to the hall open at 6:30 PM. The event starts at 7:30 PM.
Linda Pastan has produced quiet lyrics that focus on themes like marriage, parenting and grief since the 1970s. She is the author of over 12 books of poetry and essays. Her newest book of poems, Insomnia: Poems will be released in October.
This event will feature a reading by Smith, a performance conducted by Roman and a conversation between the two of them.
Co-presented by Town Hall Seattle.
This National Poetry Month event celebrates the literary discovery of the decade: Pablo Neruda's Lost Poems: A Book Lauch Featuring Forrest Gander and Friends.
Co-presented with Copper Canyon Press
Claudia Rankine is the author of five collections of poetry including Citizen: An American Lyric (2014) winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry.